|Posted on line 30 Oct 2015; Published in The Enterprise, Friday, 30 Oct 2015|
James Russel (“JR” or “Jim”) Reynolds died August 14, 2015, age 90. October funeral and burial in Idaho.
Jim grew up in the small town of Harrison, Idaho, where he was born in 1952. He served as a U.S. Marine in WWII. In 1951 he married Josephine (“Jo”) Abbey Rutherford from Tennessee. Jo died in 1993. Jim enjoyed eating in restaurants and collecting cookbooks. He worked for Peter Kiewit.
He is survived by daughter Jana Reynolds of Omaha, daughter Jolie Pope, DVM, of Missouri, brother Harry Reynolds of Idaho, grandson Aaron Peters of Arizona, great-grandsons Damian, Drake and Dylan.
Memorial donations to Town and Country Humane Society, 14110 S. 84th Street, Papillion, NE, 68046, or the Jeannette Hunt Animal Shelter, 147 S. 4th Street, Blair, NE, 68008.
~~~ Obituary courtesy of the Washington County Genealogical Society. Newspaper clippings on file in the Blair Public Library at Blair, Nebraska.~~~