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Dot "J. D." McReynolds, Jr. age 80 of Tazewell, VA passed away Thursday, May 18, 2017 at Heritage Hall Healthcare in Tazewell, VA. He was born December 22, 1936 at the Dix Creek section of Tazewell County, VA and was a son of the late Dot McReynolds and Grace Fern Brown McReynolds.
J. D. was a graduate of Tazewell High School, Class of 1957 and a veteran of the U.S. Army. He had owned and operated many businesses in the coal industry throughout his life. He was a member of the Barns-Beavers VFW Post #7136 of Tazewell and was of the Holiness faith.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife, Grace Evelyn Clyburn McReynolds, two sisters: Kathleen Stout, Darlene McReynolds, six brothers, Walter, Ted, Bill, Johnny, Eddie and Jimmy McReynolds.
Left to carry on his memory are his daughters, Anita McReynolds and husband, David Riley of Tazewell, VA, Linda Mosley and husband, Johnny of Troutman, NC; one sister, Rita Cooper of Tazewell, VA; one brother, Freddie McReynolds of Tazewell, VA; one grandchild, Jason Mosley; many other family members and a host of friends also survive.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, May 20, 2017 at Hurst-Scott Funeral Home Chapel in Tazewell VA with the Rev. Kenneth Fields and the Rev. Kenny Mitchell officiating. Burial will follow at Grandview Memory Gardens in Bluefield, VA. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.
Military Graveside Rites will be conducted by members of the Barns-Beavers VFW Post #7136 in Tazewell, VA and the National Guard Honor Team in Gate City, VA.
Friends may call at the funeral home after 12:00 p.m. noon, Saturday, May 20. 2017.
Hurst-Scott Funeral Home in Tazewell, VA is serving the family of Mr. McReynolds. and those wishing to express sympathy online may do so at www.hurstscottfuneralhomes.com.
Published on May 18, 2017
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