6:57 AM PDT, March 22, 2011
Alice E. Reid, 84, of East Jordan, died Sunday, March 20, 2011, at Grandvue Medical Care Facility.
Born on Jan. 5, 1927, in East Jordan, the daughter of Samuel Russell and Carrie May (Bolser) McClure, she grew up in East Jordan and graduated from East Jordan High School in 1945.
On July 21, 1947, she married Verne Reid in East Jordan. The couple resided in Owosso until 1953, when they returned to East Jordan. Verne preceded her in death on April 27, 1987.
She enjoyed raising her family, gardening, crocheting, cooking and watching Oral Roberts on TV.
Survived by one daughter, Elinor Irish; five sons, Samuel (Gail) Reid, Glen (Jean Anne) Reid, Thomas (Billie) Reid, William (Debra) Reid and Tim (Kathy) Reid; grandchildren, Sarah Irish, Katie Irish, Laurie (Aaron) Duvernay, Michael (Lisa) Reid, Meegan Reid, Glen (Allyson) Reid Jr., Jessica Vallance, Brandon Vallance, Thomas (Michelle) Reid Jr., Angela Reid, Rob (Toni) Reid, Amanda (Mike) Peterson, Jonathan Reid, Ashley (R.J.) Green, Joshua Reid, William Spencer Reid and Christopher Reid; great-grandchildren, Emma Duvernay, Hannah Duvernay, Madalyn Reid, Keelin Reid, Thomas Reid III, Benjamin Reid, Josh Force, Tyler Force, Kortenay Force, Caitlyn Force, Alainna Sarasin, Kya Sarasin, Matthew Reid, Bailey Massey, Madi Peterson, Lauren Peterson, Tanner Peterson, Alexis Green, Maci Green and Payton Green; sisters, Belvia Tornga, Shelby Ziegler Claus and Jean (Robert) Shaw: and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents and one sister, Carrie May Dougherty.
The funeral service will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 23, at Lighthouse Missionary Church in East Jordan.
Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. today, Tuesday, March 22, at Penzien Funeral Homes, Inc., East Jordan.
Memorial contributions may be made to Grandvue Medical Care Facility, Horizonvue Program, 1728 South Peninsula Road, East Jordan, Mich. 49727. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.penzienfh.com.