Reynolds, Steve (LaFayette)

Friday, March 2, 2018

Steve Reynolds, 70, of LaFayette, passed away on Wednesday, February 28, 2018.

Steve was a lifelong truck driver.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Wanda Reynolds; granddaughter, Kelia Ball; brother, Blue Reynolds; and sisters, Virginia Pierce and Hattie Kiker.

He is survived by his daughters, Vickie Collins, Robin Asher, and Gina Tucker all of LaFayette; sons, Jeff Lively of Tunnel Hill and Richard Lively of Chatsworth; 11 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; several great-great-grandchildren; sister, Mary Reynolds of Summerville; brother, Gene Reynolds of Chatsworth; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be at 4 p.m. on Saturday, March 3, in the Wilbanks Memorial Chapel.

Interment will follow in LaFayette City Cemetery.

Pallbearers are Joseph Ellison, Michael Mullins, Brandon Bradley, Jeff Cameron, Daniel Collins, and Stacy Crider.

Family will receive friends from 6–9 p.m. on Friday, March 2, at the funeral home.

Arrangements are by Wallis-Wilbanks Funeral Home, LaFayette.




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