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James Reid Jr.

April 23, 1946 ~ August 8, 2019 (age 73)


April 23, 1946 - August 8, 2019

James Reid, Jr. was born on April 23, 1946, to the union of Beatrice Boyd Reid and James Reid in Charlotte, NC. On May 8, 1988 James was united in Holy Matrimony with Betty Moses in York, South Carolina. 

The start of James career began when he enlisted into the United States Army. James later became the supervisor at Barnhardt Manufacturing company in Charlotte, NC from October 20, 1977 - June 30, 2012.

James was a devoted husband of 45 years, a devoted father, loving grandfather and great grandfather. He was proceeded in death by his mother Beatrice Reid, father James Reid, brothers: Jerry Reid, Terry Reid and Author Reid. 

James Reid departed this life on August 8, 2019. He leaves to cherish his memories, his wife Betty Reid. Three brothers; Leroy Reid (Joyce), Joe Reid (Patricia), and Donnie Reid. Four sisters; Sheryl Teasley (Tim), Rose Broom (Robert), Barbara Walker  and Diane Smith. Five children; Michael Moses, Gordon McGill, Jasmine Johnson, Gary McGill, and Michael Moses Jr. Five grandchildern; Shameka Slone, Javan Blackwell, Ashley Stinson, Kanisha Johnson, and Shontay Allen. One brother in-law, eight sisters-in law and a host of other family. 

A public viewing for Mr. Reid will be held from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Thursday, August 15, 2019, at Boston's Mortuary.

A funeral service to Celebrate the Life of Mr. Reid will be held on Friday, August 16, 2019, at Boston's Mortuary 4300 Statesville Road, Charlotte, North Carolina 28269. The visitation will begin at 12:00 PM and the funeral service will begin at 1:00 PM.  Interment will be held at Salisbury National Cemetery, Salisbury, NC on Monday, August 19, 2019 at 1:00 PM.

The Reid Family have entrusted arrangements to Boston's Mortuary.

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