---- — Richard Dean Reid, age 68, of rural Dix and formerly of Centralia, passed away 10:09 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014, at his home in rural Dix.
Richard was born Sept. 3, 1945, in Centralia, a son of Raymond Eugene and Wanda (Wickersham) Reid.
Richard was a retired carpenter. He will missed by his family and friends.
He was survived by three sisters, Sharon Silliman and husband Bobby of Mt. Vernon, Linda Capps and husband Marvin of Mt. Vernon and Jeanette Wangler and husband Frank of Opdyke; brother-in-law, Lyndell Cole of Mt. Vernon; sister-in-law, Kitty Reid of Dix; and also several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Larry “Joe” Reid; and sister, Carole Cole.
Following his wishes, there will be no public services for Mr. Reid.
For further information you may contact Newell Funeral Home in Mt. Vernon at 246-0100 or visit us online at www.newellfuneralhome.com .