Samuel Andrew Reid

Sunrise: August 7, 1931

Sunset: August 25, 2019

Samuel Andrew Reid was the firstborn to the late Andrew and Lois Reid. He was born on August 7, 1931 in Portsmouth, Virginia. He was educated in the Portsmouth Public Schools. Samuel was in the United Marine Corp and the United States Air Force. He worked for the Pennsylvania Steel Mill for seventeen years. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge while living in the Trenton, New Jersey. After returning to Portsmouth, Samuel became a member
of the Portsmouth Fisherman Sports Club for ten years.

Besides his parents, he was predeceased by three sisters; Odessa Reid, Brenda Reid Green and Phyllis Reid. He is survived by one daughter; Valerie A. Reid of Portsmouth, VA; one son, Gary T. Reid of High Point, NC; three brothers; Clayton Reid (Johnnie) of Virginia Beach, VA, Deacon Ronald Reid (Linda) of Chesapeake, VA, Brent Reid of Portsmouth, VA; four sisters, Laverne Jernigan (Isaac)of Portsmouth, VA, Roma Murray of Suffolk, VA, Lois Stokes of Charleston, SC, and Constance Reid of Portsmouth, VA; three grandchildren, ten great grandchildren, two great great grandchildren, one uncle and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Viewing Thursday, September 5, 2019 Metropolitan Funeral Service 5605 Portsmouth Boulevard Portsmouth, VA 23701 Service WATCH SERVICE LIVE ONLINE Friday, Setember 6, 2019 11:00am Metropolitan Funeral Service Portsmouth Chapel Interment Albert G. Horton Veteran's Cemetery 5310 Milnersr Road Suffolk, VA 23434

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    Robin Jones says

    May condolences goes out to the family…you are in my prayers.

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    A. Marine says

    Semper Fi Marine, Rip.

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    Delores A. Hackett, PM says

    Sam, my Worthy Patron, you will a special place in my heart and the heart of Zipporah #11, O.E.S. P.H.A. May God bless and give your family comfort and peace. R.I.H. Sam

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