Aug. 18, 2019
Ms. Carol Youngblood Reese, 76, passed away Sunday, Aug. 18.
Funeral services were conducted 11:00 a.m., Thursday, Aug., 22, in Gordon United Methodist Church. Rev. Doug Mays and Rev. Frank Morris officiated. Interment followed in Snow Hill Cemetery.
The family received friends in the Gordon United Methodist Church Thursday, Aug. 22 from 10:00 a.m. until service time.
Daughter of the late James Thomas and Minnie Lee Summers Youngblood, she was a native of Gordon but had made her home in Gray for a number of years. Preceded in death by her sisters, Sara Y. Brooks and Gwendolyn Louise Youngblood; and a step-son, Richard Allen Reese. Ms. Reese was retired from Southern Bell Telephone Company after 30 years.
Survivors include her daughter, Kim (Danny) Simmons of Gray; grandchildren, Danielle and Brandon Simmons of Gray; step-daughter, Linda Holcomb of Lizella; sisters, Shirley (J.K.) McCook of Macon and Glenda Simmons of Ivey; and a number of nieces and nephews and cousins.
She was a graduate of Wilkinson County High School and attended Georgia College in Milledgeville and attended Crandall Business College. Carol was a member of the Gordon United Methodist Church family, where she had been a Sunday school teacher, on various church committees, and was a member of the choir.
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