Barbara Jane (Hartness) Reynolds

Born: Sun., Oct. 3, 1943
Died: Thu., Aug. 10, 2017

Memorial Service

Wed., Aug. 16, 2017
Location: Good Shepherd Episcopal Church

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Barbara Jane Hartness Reynolds was welcomed into the presence of Christ last week, while surrounded by family, at the age of 73. Barbara was born in Starkville, Mississippi attended Southwest High School in Atlanta and graduated from Mississippi State University where she was a cheerleader.


Barbara loved surrounding herself with family, friends and had pastimes including sewing heirloom garments, providing hospitality, and hosting tea parties for her many friends. Barbara was a member of the Church of the Good Shepherd in Covington for 37 years where she served on the Altar Guild. She was known for her bright smile, contagious personality, love for family and sense of humor. She loved being a wife, mother and especially a grandmother.


Barbara will be deeply missed by her son, Matthew Reynolds of Atlanta, her daughter Beth Reynolds of Oxford, her daughter-in-law Julia Reynolds of Atlanta and grandaughter Ruby Jane Reynolds of Atlanta. Barbara was preceded in death by her beloved husband Doug Reynolds, her mother and father Annie Flora and Ernest Hartness of Starkville, Mississippi.


A funeral service will be held Wednesday, August 16, 2017 at 11 o’clock in the morning at the Church of the Good Shepherd in Covington. A reception will be held immediately following the service. In lieu of flowers, the family has requested donations be made to Church of the Good Shepherd Episcopal for a long-term care account for Barbara’s daughter, Beth.


Church of the Good Shepherd Episcopal, 4140 Clark Street SW, Covington, Georgia 30014.


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