Dennis Louis Reid, 69, of Clovis, New Mexico, passed away Tuesday, September 26, 2017. Funeral services will be at 11:00 am Saturday at Parkland Baptist Church, 921 Parkland Dr., Clovis, NM. Rev. Wayne Boydstun will officiate. A private burial will take place in the Lawn Haven Memorial Garden Cemetery in Clovis.
Dennis was born September 17, 1948 in Clovis NM, a son of SB and Willie Kemf Reid. He married Melba Parkinson Reid on October 25, 1974, in Clovis NM.
He is survived by his wife Melba of Clovis, son Gregg (Sandra) Reid of Clovis, son Bryan (Laura) Reid of Clovis, grandson Jerred (Jenni) Cogdill of Bushland TX, grandson Travis Reid of Clovis, granddaughter Tiffany (Joshua) Earle of California, grandson Levi Reid of Amarillo, granddaughter Hannah Reid of Clovis, great-granddaughter Ariyah Earle, sister Linda Reid of Albuquerque, niece Kristin Pearce of Albuquerque, aunt and uncle Betty and Nolan Beevers. He was preceded in death by his parents.
Dennis graduated from Las Cruces High School, received his BS degree at NM State, and his MA at SMU in Dallas TX. He was a banker for 15 years and at Farm Bureau Insurance Agency for 25 years. He was also a member of Central Baptist Church and a member of the Optimist Club.
His hobbies included antiques, traveling, hunting and fishing. He will sadly be missed by everyone.
The family asks that memorial contributions be made to the American Cancer Society or the Baptist Children’s Home in Portales.
Mrs. Reid, So sorry for your loss. May God bless and comfort you during this time of sorrow.
Gregg and Brian, Take care of your mother.
Phil SmithWeed, NM
Melba and Family
I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you.
Geraldine Reid CressAlbuquerque, NM