Bennie Brazell Reynolds

Published 6:24pm Tuesday, June 4, 2013

Bennie Brazell Reynolds, 87, passed away on June 3, 2013 at her home in Alexander City. She was born on February 20, 1926 in LaFayette, Alabama.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles G. Reynolds, Sr.; her son, Michael E. Reynolds and two grandsons, Blake Robert Miramon and John Marshall Reynolds.
She is survived by her daughter, Carol (Jacques) Reynolds-Miramon of Mandeville, Louisiana; her son, Charles G. Reynolds, Jr., of Stillwaters, Alabama; her daughter, Rene’ Reynolds Mason of Guntersville, Alabama; and her daughter, Rita A. Reynolds of Alexander City, Alabama. She is also survived by seven grandchildren as follows: Marsha (Wesley) Mason-Chambers of Alexander City, Alabama; Bridgette (Kevin) Miramon-McShan of Mandeville, Louisiana; Brett R. Miramon of Denver, Colorado; Elana R. Reynolds of Auburn, Alabama; Brock R. Miramon of New Orleans, Louisiana; Brooke R. Miramon of Lafayette, Louisiana; and Charles Reynolds Madden of Alexander City, Alabama.
She is also survived by two great-grandchildren, Cayden Michael and Kennedy Blake of Mandeville, Louisiana.
Mrs. Reynolds was an avid bridge player and received the award of “ACBL Life Master.” She enjoyed reading and loved to travel with her best friend, Martha Buckner.  She was truly devoted to the Auburn Tigers and the Braves. She was a member of First Baptist Church and Willow Point Country Club in Alexander City, Alabama. She was elected and served as a national delegate for the Democratic Party.
The family will receive friends and family from 5 until 7 PM on Wednesday evening at Radney Funeral Home in Alexander City, Alabama. Her funeral service will be held on June 6, 2013 at 2 PM at the First Baptist Church of Alexander City. Interment will follow at Hillview Memorial Park in Alexander City, Alabama.  Flowers will be graciously accepted or memorials can be made to Alacare Hospice or Children’s Harbor in her memory.
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Radney Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.