Stanley’s life began on October 21, 1930 in Belmont, Kansas; the son of George E. and Mary K. (Whiting) Reynolds. He served his country in the United States Army during the late 1940’s and early 1950’s. Stanley was united in marriage to the former Mabel Pickens on February 18, 1951 in Eureka and they enjoyed nearly 66 years of marriage. Stanley was a self- employed auto mechanic specializing in transmission repair. He was a member of Temple Baptist Church, loved music and playing guitar.
His loving family includes his wife Mabel of El Dorado, children Michael (Karen) Reynolds of Augusta, Steven Reynolds of Taft, TX, Marsha Piha of El Dorado, Sandra (Bobby) Griffith of Rogers, AR, and Lisa McCoy of Cedar Rapids, IA; nine grandchildren, 22 great grandchildren and his sister Marjorie (Van) Woods of Pratt. Stanley passed away on January 10, 2017 in El Dorado. He is preceded in death by his parents, three brothers and two sisters. Stanley’s family will gather with friends on Thursday from 5-7 p.m. at the Carlson Funeral Home. His funeral service will be held on Friday at 1 p.m. at Temple Baptist Church.
Memorial contributions in Stanley’s name may be directed to Temple Baptist Church. Please sign his online guestbook and leave a memory of Stanley at www.carlsonkirbymorris.com