Donald G. Reid


    Donald G. Reid of Leasburg, Missouri was born Wednesday, May 15, 1940 at St. Louis, Missouri to Harold and Irene (nee Montgomery) Reid and passed away on Saturday, June 22, 2019 at the age of 79 years.


    Donald married Shirley Whitaker on May 7, 1971 in St. Louis, Missouri.
    Donald retired in 1994 after 30 plus years of driving for Yellow Freight. He was an avid St. Louis sports fan, especially the St. Louis Cardinals.
    In his spare time, he enjoyed hunting, fishing, cooking and grilling. He liked different types of cars throughout his lifetime and for the past few years he like pickup trucks. He loved spending his days with his dogs “Penny” and “Luke.”
    He was preceded in death by his parents, Harold and Irene Reid; wife, Shirley Reid; daughter, Callie Reid; step son, Danny Armstrong; and two brothers, Sam Reid and Franklin Reid. and other family and friends.
    He is survived by his brother, Jerry and wife Leona Reid of St. Peters, Missouri; sister, Barbara and husband Denis Feld of Akron, Ohio; step daughter, Jill Armstrong of Illinois; best friends, Kerri, Wayne, Dennis, Ron, Rich and Tom; other relatives and friends.
    Graveside service was held at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 29, 2019 at the Meramec Hills Cemetery, Cuba, Missouri.
    Arrangements under the direction of the Mizell Funeral Home in Cuba, Missouri.