Rebecca Reynolds | Obituary | Cumberland Times News
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Becky Jewell Reynolds Rebecca "Becky" Jewell Reynolds, 83, of Cumberland, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 29, 2021.
Born March 3, 1938, in Roanoke, Va., Miss Reynolds was the daughter of the late Lovell Leo Reynolds Sr. and Irene Alice (Jewell) Reynolds-Miller.
She was also preceded in death by her brothers, Lovell L. Reynolds Jr. and Luther W. Reynolds.
A graduate of Fort Hill High School, Class of 1956, Becky also graduated from Western Maryland College, Class of 1960, with a bachelor's degree, and George Washington University, Class of 1966, with her master's in Education.
She retired from Prince William County School System with 35 years of service.
Becky was a 15-year member of McKinley Chapter 12 Order of the Eastern Star and attended Melvin United Methodist Church.
Becky is survived by her stepmother, who raised her, Ella L. Reynolds, Cumberland; her sisters, Helen G. Barnhart, Cumberland, and Ophelia "Teeny" Gray Reynolds, South Jordan, Utah; as well as numerous nieces, nephews, and great nephews.
Graveside services will be conducted at Sunset Memorial Park on Saturday, Oct. 9, 2021, at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Hal Atkins officiating.
McKinley Chapter 12 Order of the Eastern Star will hold memorial services at the cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Steven Reynolds, Jason Reynolds, Michael Evans, Edward Groves, John Groves, and Albert Helinski.
Memorial donations may be made to American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK 73123 (; or to Melvin United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 385, Cumberland, MD 21501-0385.
Adams Family Funeral Home, P.A., 404 Decatur St., Cumberland, is handling arrangements.
Published on October 4, 2021


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    Steve, Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. So sorry for the loss of your Aunt!
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    Please accept our most heartfelt sympathies for your loss... Our thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time.
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