ALBANY -- The graveside funeral service of Bernice Reynolds, 85, of Albany, GA, who died Sunday, January 15, 2012 at Willson Hospice House, will be conducted Tuesday, January 17, 2012 at 3:00 p.m. at Doerun City Cemetery. Rev. Bobby Moye will officiate.

A native of Guin, AL, Mrs. Reynolds had resided in Leesburg since 1997 moving from Moultrie, GA. She was a retired seamstress with Riverside Manufacturing Company in Moultrie, GA and was a member of Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. Mrs. Reynolds was preceded in death by her husband, J.T. Reynolds and her parents, Argie O. Sanderson and Lovie Bell Burks Sanderson, two brothers, Jack Sanderson and Reedus Sanderson.

Survivors include a daughter and her husband, Ann and Leon Lightfoot of Lawrenceville, GA, two granddaughters, LeAnn Coleman (Joe Peeples) of Panama City, FL and Marsha (Tony) Natoli of Leesburg, GA, six great-grandchildren, Lacy Pinson and Walker Pinson, Bella Natoli, Sophia Natoli, Victoria Natoli and Nicholas Natoli, three sisters, Bertie Watson of Albany, GA, Beatrice Blackwell of Warwick, GA, Robbie Gunn of Lee County, GA and a sister-in-law, Agnes S. Barfield of Albany, GA and several nieces and nephews

The family will receive friends Monday from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at Mathews Funeral Home.

The family will be at the residence of Bertie Watson, Albany, GA or at Marsha and Tony Natoli, 213 Saxton Place, Leesburg, GA.

Those desiring may make to contributions Willson Hospice House, 320 Foundation Lane, Albany, GA 31707.

To sign our online registry or to send condolences to the family, you may visit Mathews' website at

Mathews Funeral Home

Albany 229/435-5657