Mabel Kennedy Reynolds,age 98, passed away Sunday, September 20, 2015 at FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital in Pinehurst with her family by her side.  


Funeral Service will be 2:00 p.m. Wednesday September 23, 2015 at Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church, where she was a member, with the Reverend Bryan Maness officiating.  Burial will follow in the Pine Rest  Cemetery.   


Born in Lee County to the late William Herbert and Julie Ann Ritter Kennedy she was also preceded in death by her husband Benjamin A. Reynolds.


Mabel worked in textiles at Milliken Mills in Robbins early in life and later became a homemaker so that she could stay home and raise her son.  She was a woman of strong faith and hard work. She enjoyed crocheting and was known by many for the countless butterflies that she made and gave away. She also enjoyed word search puzzles.


She is survived by: her son Benjamin A. Reynolds, Jr. and his wife Linda of Robbins; grandson Benjamin A. Reynolds, III and wife Tara of Asheboro, granddaughter Patricia R. Allen and husband Mike of Troy; great-grandchildren Garrett and Matthew; step-great-grandchildren Trae, Bryant and Justin.


The  family will receive friends Tuesday September 22, 2015 from 6-8 PM  at  Kennedy Funeral Home.


Memorials may be made to: Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church, 1595 North Moore Rd, Robbins, NC 27325.


Kennedy Funeral Home is assisting the Reynolds family.


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Memories Timeline


  1. Allen and Family, Our hearts go out to you and your family in this time of pain and sorrow.We hope you can find comfort in knowing that GiGi is no longer in pain and lived a long and wonderful life,I will never forget her being so kind to me and treating

  2. Ben, I’m so sorry for your lose. I lost my mother just last year and know how hard it is. Please know that my wife and I are praying that God gives you and your family peace and comfort during this time.

  3. I love you Aunt Mabel – You will be missed my many – thank you for your faithfulness – my many butterfiles – and my 2 afgans (mine and my daddies.) Thank you for the milk stopper you gave me from my grandparents dairy farm. You were a wonderful example an

  4. Benjamin, you and your family are in our prayers. Mabel was such a sweet, lovable and Godly lady. She will be greatly missed. God’s peace be with you.

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