Charles Reynolds, age 76 of Jay, Okla., died Monday October 4, 2010 in the Grove Integris Hospital. 

The son of Charlie and Gracie Howell Reynolds, he was born on April 17, 1934 in Wittier, Ark.  Charles married Ada Long on December 18, 1959 in Bentonville, Ark.  He worked as a truck driver for Peterson Industries until 1980.  In 1980, he started Gravette Tire Shop, which he operated until 1995.  Charles was baptized in the Pentecostal Church; he also raised chickens and had a dairy farm.

Surviving are his wife Ada of Jay; sister Vestie Edison of Seneca Mo. and 60 nieces and nephews, most of which he helped raise.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. on Friday October 8, 2010 in the Worley-Luginbuel Chapel in Jay, Okla.  There will be a visitation for family and friends at 10 a.m. on Friday.  The interment will be in the Mt Hermon Cemetery. 

The services are under the directions of the Worley-Luginbuel Funeral Home in Grove, Okla.

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