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“Served in the Texas house together. Dick was always a gentleman. Peace be with the family. Gonzalo Barrientos-Former Senator ...Read More »
1 of 20 | Posted by: gonzalo barrientos

“Please accept our sincerest condolences. We are just now finding out about this his passing. We have nothing but find memories of this great man. ”
2 of 20 | Posted by: Cynthia Guerrero on behalf of Rolando Guerrero and Family - TX

“Sorry to hear of your loss. He was a great man who made a difference. ”
3 of 20 | Posted by: Neil Riddick - Allen, TX

“I had the honor of working for, and with, Mr. Reynolds for many years. I am a better person for knowing him. Love and prayers to his family. ”
4 of 20 | Posted by: Carole Fox - Austin, TX

“Donna, I know you loved your husband very much. You are such a warm, kind person. I pray God will comfort you at this time and for family and friends...Read More »
5 of 20 | Posted by: Michelle Wright - TX

“Saddened to hear of this loss as Mr. Reynolds was a great man and will not be forgotten. My deepest prayers and condolences to his family. ”
6 of 20 | Posted by: Brian Greve - Corpus Christi, TX

7 of 20 | Posted by: DONALD E. BIRD - AUSTIN, TEXAS, TX

“I am unable to attend the services but wanted to leave my condolences for the family. I served two sessions with Dick Reynolds in the Texas house...Read More »
8 of 20 | Posted by: Gonzalo Barrientos - Austin, TX

“Donna, you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. I know that God will give you comfort and fortitude in the days ahead. May God bless you...Read More »
9 of 20 | Posted by: Terri Miller Boomer - Lubbock, TX

“Mr. Reynolds "Dick" was one the best men I ever had the pleasure to know -- he will be forever missed -- my heart is with you Donna -- I am so...Read More »
10 of 20 | Posted by: Linda von Quintus - Austin, TX

“I knew Mr. Reynolds during his tenure as a Board Member of the State Board of Insurance and was reacquainted with him through his wife Donna, who I...Read More »
11 of 20 | Posted by: Laverne Chase - Austin, TX

“Sincerest condolences to the family during this time of sadness. Many hearts are saddened over the death of Richard. Keep the love More »
12 of 20 | Posted by: A friend

“Donna, I am so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in my prayers and thoughts. May God wrap His loving arms around you to ease your pain and...Read More »
13 of 20 | Posted by: Jerry LaFrance - Roswell, NM

“Donna, I'm praying for the peace & comfort of the Holy Spirit for you and your family. Although we haven't seen each other since our days at Olton,...Read More »
14 of 20 | Posted by: Billy Cox - Gainesville, TX

“Donna, our prayers are with you and your family as you surrender your much loved husband to Christ our Lord. What glory! I know he will be greatly...Read More »
15 of 20 | Posted by: Belva and Donald Sikes - Slaton, TX

“May God Almighty bless family and friends that Richard leaves behind, as he ascends to heaven to be with our Lord and Master. I pray for God to give...Read More »
16 of 20 | Posted by: Karen Hipp - Conroe, TX - Friend

“Brad, Guy, Jack, Eric, and Ann,I'm so very sorry to hear about your dad. It's been a long time since we all lived together in Canyon Creek. It...Read More »
17 of 20 | Posted by: Julie Hughes Waida - Little Elm, TX

“We will miss his great good humor and smiling face. ”
18 of 20 | Posted by: Patience Buchanan - Fort Worth, TX

“Donna & Family:I am sorry for your loss, & I know that losing Dick is hard to bear. However,I am grateful that Dick no longer has the physical pain...Read More »
19 of 20 | Posted by: A friend

“Thank you Mr. Reynolds for being the kind soul that I will always remember. ”
20 of 20 | Posted by: Sue Spencer - Austin, TX

Richard Floyd "Dick" Reynolds" passed away Feb. 17 in Fort Worth. He was 86.

He was a much loved husband, father and grandfather, and a respected Army veteran, businessman, lawmaker and government leader. He was born Sept. 21, 1927, in Flint, Ohio. He moved to Richardson, Texas, in 1960, where he was elected to the city council and began his rise in Texas politics. He served in the Texas Legislature from 1973-1977.

He was preceded in death by a son, Christopher and a sister, Betty Dorton of Paintsville, Kentucky who preceded him in death by 12 days. He is survived by his wife, Donna Reynolds; six children, Brad Reynolds of Austin, Guy Reynolds of Dallas, Jack Reynolds of Frisco, Eric Reynolds of Mansfield, Ann Marie of Boulder, Colo., and Holly Job of Stephenville; 11 grandchildren; brother, Jack Reynolds of Canal Winchester, Ohio; and sister, Marilyn Lawless, Worthington, Ohio.

The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 20, at Weed-Corley-Fish North Funeral Home in Austin. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 21, at Hyde Park Baptist Church, 3901 Speedway in Austin. Interment will follow at the Texas State Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, a memorial gift can be made in Dick's name to The WARM Place, who provide year round grief support services to children age 3-1/2 to 18 and their families, as well as young adults age 19-25, who have experienced the death of a loved one. or to "MY POSSIBILITIES",
based in Plano, provides continuing education services for adults with disabilities who have "aged out" of secondary education. To donate, please visit