Elsie Reynolds

May 3, 1928 ~ July 20, 2018 (age 90)



Age 90, of East Sparta, passed away Fri., July 20, 2018, in her residence.  Born May 3, 1928, in Dexter City, OH, a daughter of the late Samuel and Bernice (Mincks) Medley, she had been an East Sparta resident most of her life.  Elsie was a 1946 graduate of East Sparta High School, had worked at the former Sparta Ceramic Tile Co. after high school and was a member of East Sparta United Methodist Church. Preceded in death by her husband of 68 years, William Reynolds, on Dec. 20, 2015, a daughter, Vicki Dyke, a granddaughter, Angela McKnight, and her brother, Samuel Medley.  Survived by one daughter, Billie Jo Reynolds; one son and daughter-in-law, Dean and Najda Reynolds; one son-in-law, Don Dyke; one sister, Barbara Hootman; one brother and sister-in-law, Stanley and Sandy Medley; and six grandchildren and eleven great grandchildren.  A Memorial Service will be held Wed. at 2 p.m. in the East Sparta United Methodist Church with Pastor Peggy Garner officiating.  Interment in East Sparta Cemetery.  The family will receive friends during a luncheon in the church Fellowship Hall following the service.  The Finefrock-Gordon Funeral Home in Magnolia is in charge of arrangements.  In lieu of flowers, contributions in Elsie’s memory may be made to: Crossroads Hospice, 3743 Boettler Oaks Dr., Suite E, Green, OH  44685.  Condolences may be left at:

Gordon (330)866-9425




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Memorial Service
July 25, 2018

2:00 PM
East Sparta United Methodist Church
2056 Pine St. SE
East Sparta, OH 44626

Family to receive friends following the service.

East Sparta United Methodist Church
2056 Pine St. SE
East Sparta, OH 44626

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