Patricia “Pat” Reid, 71


Patricia Sue “Pat” Reid, 71, of Gillespie,  died at her residence on Saturday, September 11, 2021.

Friends may call from 11:30 a.m. until 1:30 pm., the time of service, on Wednesday, Sept. 15, at Kravanya Funeral Home in Gillespie. Funeral services will start at 1:30 p.m. at the funeral home with Rev. Christine Erdmann officiating. Burial will be at Elm Lawn Cemetery in Litchfield. Kravanya Funeral Home in Gillespie is assisting the family with arrangements.

Mrs. Reid was born on Oct. 2, 1949, in Litchfield, to Roy Bates and Adeline (Stevens) Bates. She married James R. “Bob” Reid on April 26, 1969, in Litchfield. Mrs. Reid was a retired CNA for Anderson Hospital in Maryville.

Mrs. Reid is survived by her husband; sons, James R. “Jim” (Lisa) Reid of Shipman and Gerald “Jerry” (Jodie) Reid of Wilsonville; grandchildren, Kyle (significant other, Sidney Throne) Reid, Tyler Reid, Ryan (significant other, Bailey Dykes) Reid, Cara (significant other, Jerod Brown) Reid, Sam Reid and Joe Reid; siblings, Anna Estell of Taylorville, Carol Jeffers of Litchfield, Tammy Heyen of Kincaid and Ethel Lash of Taylorville; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and brothers, Larry Payne, Roy Bates and Jim Bates.

Memorials are suggested to Gillespie-Benld Area Ambulance Service. Condolences may be left online at


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