Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2019, at Hathorn Funeral Home for Gayle Reid, 78, of Columbia, who died on Saturday, Oct. 5 in Hattiesburg. Burial followed in Society Hill Cemetery. Dr. Bryant Barnes officiated at the services. Visitation was held from 11 a.m. until the time of services on Wednesday, Oct. 9 at Hathorn Funeral Home.
She was a longtime resident of Marion County and faithful member of First Baptist Church of Columbia. She loved spending time with her kids, attending her grandkids’ sporting events and her dog, Sugar Baby. She was a member of the Eastern Star, enjoyed bowling and was involved in equestrian exhibits.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Sedgie Reid Jr., and her parents, J.O. and Charlene Breakfield.
Survivors include her four daughters, Angella Price, Connie Bondi (Bruno), Kimberly Fortenberry (Newton) and DeeAnn Rome; two sons, Shane Reid (Marcie) and Robbie Rogers (Tasha); one brother, Jerry Breakfield (Carolyn); 15 grandchildren, Alexandra Price, Connor Price, Michael Reid (Madison), Hunter Reid, Jacob Reid, Erika Rogers, Whitney Rogers, John Robert Rogers Jr., Luca Bondi, Mauro Bondi, Marco Bondi, Chase Smith (Cortney), Jamie Fortenberry (Kim), Breanne Johnston (Jason) and Addison Johnston; and five great-grandchildren, Andrew Fortenberry, Cooper Johnston, Austyn Smith, Danica Smith and Kate Fortenberry.
Pallbearers were Michael Reid, Hunter Reid, Jacob Reid, Connor Price, John Robert Rogers, Marco Bondi, Mauro Bondi and Luca Bondi. Honorary pallbearer was Jerry Breakfield.
Family and friends may sign an online guestbook at www.hathornfuneralhome.com.
Hathorn Funeral Home in Columbia was in charge of the arrangements.