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Gerald Douglas Reid

March 19, 1960 - September 17, 2019

Gerald Douglas Reid, age 59, passed away on Tuesday, September 17, 2019 at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville.

Gerald was born in Halifax County, NC on March 19, 1960 to Macon Douglas and Doris Shearin Reid.  He was a loving husband, father, son, brother, brother-in-law, uncle, and friend.  Gerald worked as a Salesman for Adam’s Wholesale Company in Rocky Mount since 1994.  He was devoted to his family and greatly enjoyed meeting and talking to people.  Gerald’s favorite pastimes included playing golf, hunting, and fishing.  He will be deeply missed by his family and friends.

Gerald was preceded in death by his wife, Jamie Keeter Reid; and his father, Macon Douglas Reid.

He is survived by his daughter, Macon Tyler Peace Reid of Nashville; his son, James Douglas “J.D.” Reid of Pinetops; his mother, Doris Reid of Littleton; his sister, Robin Reid West and husband Tim of Greenville; his sister -in-law, Jacque Keeter of Scotland Neck; his brother-in-law, Jim Keeter of Scotland Neck; his mother-in-law, Pat Keeter of Scotland Neck; his niece, India Silverthorne of Fort Bragg; and his nephews, Zack Keeter and Max Keeter both of Scotland Neck.

The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 19, 2019 at Letchworth-Sykes Funeral Service in Scotland Neck.

A celebration of life graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, September 20, 2019 at Sunnyside Cemetery in Scotland Neck.  The Reverend Hilton Jeffreys will be presiding.

Memorial contributions may be made directly to Camp Willow Run, 190 Mangum Lane, Littleton, NC 27850 or online by clicking here.

Letchworth-Sykes Funeral Service in Scotland Neck is handling the arrangements for the Reid family and online condolences can be directed to the family by visiting

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Thursday, September 19, 2019

Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Letchworth-Sykes Funeral Service

101 West 7th Street
Scotland Neck, NC 27874

Service Information

Date: Friday, September 20, 2019

Time: 11:00 am


Sunnyside Cemetery

4764 US-258
Scotland Neck, NC 27874

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