Mary Ellen Reynolds, 82, died Wednesday, July 6, 2011, in Wichita, Kan.
She was born Aug. 16, 1928, in Willow Springs, daughter of Jim and May Dearduff Burtchett. She married Noal Reynolds. He died Aug. 20, 1983.
She lived in the Success and Houston areas. She was baptized in the Church of Christ.
She was a stay-at-home mom. She enjoyed cooking and crocheting. She loved her family and cared about their wellbeing.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; a son; a daughter; a step-daughter; a grandson; a step-grandson; five brothers; and five sisters.
Survivors include a son, Elmo Reynolds of Poplar Bluff; 14 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; a great-great granddaughter; two sisters, Mable Wake of Cabool and Anthoy Ford of Pineville, Ark.; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Services were Saturday, July 9, at Evans Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor David Barbee officiating. Burial was in Old Success Cemetery.
Online condolences may be sent to www.evansfh.com.