The News Courier in Athens, Alabama


March 20, 2014

Reba McBay

The funeral for Reba Kathleen McBay, 81, of Athens will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at McConnell Funeral Home with Bro. Mitch McKormick and Bro. John Norman officiating. Burial will be in Limestone Memorial Gardens.

Visitation will be from 6-9 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Mrs. McBay died Wednesday, March 19, 2014, at Limestone Health Facility. She was born Aug. 6, 1932, in Limestone County to Ervin Alford Kyle and Hazel Doreen Ridinger.

She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Bobby McBay; two brothers, Ervin Kyle Jr. and Thomas Kyle; two sisters, Ellen Thomas and Floy Hilliard; and one son, Robert Stanley McBay Sr.

Survivors include her loving daughter, Kathie Holt, and husband, Hiram; one sister, Diann Mewbourn, and husband, Ronnie; five grandchildren, Jaclyn Booz and husband, Daniel, Thomas Holt and wife, Heather, Patricia Donald and husband, Anthony, Rebecca McBay and Robert McBay; several great-grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers will be Thomas Holt Sr., Robert McBay Jr., Mark Kyle, Chris Steelman and Ricky Hilliard.

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