Obituary Kathryn Lundy Reynolds
Visitation: 5-7 p.m., Sunday, June 19, 2016 at Henson Rich Funeral Home Chapel in Harlan KY.
Kathryn Lundy Reynolds
Funeral: 7 p.m., Sunday, June 19, 2016 at Henson Rich Funeral Home Chapel in Harlan KY with Rev. Doyle Wallace and Elder Bill Ellis officiating.
Interment: Graveside service Monday, June 20, 2016 at 1 p.m. at Lee Memorial Park in Woodway VA.
J. Kathryn Reynolds, age 82, of Middlesboro, KY, formerly of Harlan, KY, passed away Wednesday, June 15, 2016 at Middlesboro Nursing and Rehabilitation Facility. She was born on Wednesday, August 23, 1933 in Pennington Gap, VA, the daughter of the late Doyle and Pauline Lundy. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her loving husband, James Paul Reynolds; one sister, Anna
Ruth Lundy; one brother, Ronnie Lundy; and two sons-in-law, Jerry Lee Sharpe and Homer C. Shumate.
Kathryn was a faithful member of Rosspoint Church of Christ, American Legion Auxiliary for over 50 years, charter member of Rosspoint Homemakers Club, and Harlan Women's Club, serving in many offices. She was a board member of CAA and EKCEP for over 38 years. When the Interfaith organization began in Harlan, after the 1977 flood, she was instrumental in organizing Christian Family Services in 1978 and continued as director until she retired in 2010. She was a loving and devoted wife, mother, mamaw, sister, and daughter.
She is survived by her children: Linda (Jim) Inman, Maryville, TN, Denise R. Shumate, Middlesboro, Paula (Tim) Skidmore, Harlan, KY, and James P. "Jim" (Sarah) Reynolds, Jr., Junction City, KS; grandchildren: Kaitlyn Skidmore, Jamie and Kayla Inman, Trey and Hannah Reynolds, Jessica (Michael) Justice and their children: Morgan, Olivia, and Stephen; Stuart Sharpe and his children: Jeremy, Lindsey, and Logan; Jeffrey (Bridgette) Sharpe and children, Daniel (Justine) Sharpe, Jenna (Wesley) Brooks and son, Carson; Caitlin and David Sharpe; sisters: Diane (Jerome) Smallwood and Darlene Mills, both of Pekin, IL; brothers: Roland (Joann) Lundy, Olin Lundy, and Stan (Kathy) Lundy, all of Pekin, IL; sister-in-law, Betty Reynolds, Pennington Gap, VA; special caregivers: Betty Brock and employees at Middlesboro Nursing and Rehabilitation Facility; and a host of special nieces, nephews, cousins, and dear friends.
Funeral service will be 7 p.m., Sunday, June 19, 2016 at Henson Rich Funeral Home Chapel in Harlan KY with Rev. Doyle Wallace and Elder Bill Ellis officiating. Music will be provided by Bonnie Daniels and Jake and Ruby Ravizee. Pallbearers will be Mike Reynolds, Jerome Smallwood, Tim Skidmore, Stanley Lundy, Bill Ellis, and Trey Reynolds. Honorary pallbearers will be Morris "Bud" Wallace, Jack Huff, Elmer Reynolds, Gordon Reynolds, Marty Blevins, Tim Blevins, and Brent Smallwood. Graveside service will be Monday, June 20, 2016 at 1 p.m. at Lee Memorial Gardens in Woodway, VA. The family will receive friends 5-7 p.m., Sunday, June 19, 2016 at Henson Rich Funeral Home Chapel in Harlan KY. Memorials suggested to Gideons or the charity of your choice.