Herbert Shannon “Buck” Reynolds, 78, of Clendennin Road, Narrows, VA, departed this life Tuesday morning February 1, 2011 in his home and in the loving care of his family. Born in Giles County on April 14, 1932 he was a son of the late Dewey Shannon and Agnes Chewning Reynolds. Buck had been employed at RAAP, was a member of Mt View United Methodist Church on Guinea Mt, was a faithful member of the honor guard grave detail for the VFW and American Legion, was a veteran of the U S Army, and had been active in the ministry of New Village Pentecostal Holiness Church in Staffordsville. He was preceded in death by his parents, his first wife Mamie Holt Reynolds, his daughter Doris Marie Reynolds, his brothers Arnold (Bunny) Reynolds and Floyd (Bubbie) Reynolds.
He leaves to cherish his memory his wife Betty Evans Wilson Reynolds; his son and daughter-in-law Anthony Shannon (Tony) and Denise Reynolds of Pembroke; his daughters and sons-in-law Barbara Reynolds and James White of Salem, Jane and Charles Dalton of Staffordsville, Betty Sue and Lionel Wilson of Peterstown, WV, Anita Reynolds and Dennis Riggs of Pearisburg, Darlene and Greg Meredith of Narrows; his step-sons and their wives Marvin and Donna Wilson, Wilber and Emily Wilson, David and Vickie Wilson, Brian and Vickie Wilson, Wendell and Teresa Wilson, Tex and Sharon Wilson, Steve and Diane Wilson; his step daughter Brenda Wilson; a foster son and his wife Stanley and Gail Chrupcala; his sisters Lillian Perkins, Loraine Walters, Beulah Mae Walters, and Marie Holt all of Pearisburg; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be conducted Friday at 1:00 PM in the Mt View United Methodist Church on Guinea Mountain with Pastor Albert Carroll and Pastor Eddie Kendall officiating. Burial will follow in Pleasant Hill Cemetery at Bane, with graveside military services by American Legion Posts 311 in Pembroke, 68 in Narrows, 145 in Peterstown and VFW Post 6000 in Narrows. The family will receive friends Thursday evening from 6 until 9 PM in the Kendall Funeral Home, 605 Snidow St., Pembroke. Online condolences may be sent by visiting kendallfuneralhome.com.