Syble Reid Hames



Syble Reid Hames, age 89, of Forest City, died, August 26, 2017, at Willow Ridge, Rutherfordton. A native of Rutherford County, she was a daughter of the late William Mac Reid and Maggie Nanney Reid and was a homemaker who loved her family. She was preceded in death by her husband, Reverend Grover Walter Hames in 2010.

Survivors include three daughters, Rachel Keeter of Temple, GA, Sandra Smith and her husband Gary of Boiling Springs, NC, Wanda Dugan and her husband, John P. Dugan, III, of Forest City, and a sister-in-law, Virginia Robbins of Columbus, NC. There are 11 grandchildren, 23 great grandchildren, and 11 great great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be at eleven o'clock in the morning, Monday, August 28, 2017 at the Full Gospel Revival Church, Rutherfordton, NC, with the Reverend Tommy Hutchins and Reverend Dr. Derrick Keeter officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will be from 6 until 8 PM, Sunday, at The Padgett & King Mortuary and Crematory. The Padgett & King Mortuary and Crematory is in charge of arrangements and an online guest registry is available at