Aletta M. Reynolds, 81, of Forsyth died Sunday, April 9, 2017 in Cox Medical Center
South Springfield. The visitation will be from 6:00 to 8:00 PM Tuesday, April 11 in the
Kissee-Schofield-Eakins Funeral Home Chapel. The funeral will be at 10:00 AM
Wednesday in the funeral home with burial in the Lutie Cemetery, Theodosia.
Aletta Mae Reynolds was born Friday September 27, 1935 in Pontiac, MO to Clyde
Robert and Susie (Sanders) Pitts. She graduated from Gainesville High School. After
school she worked in the local drug store and Gulf Propane. In 1967 she moved to
Forsyth where she owned and operated the Western Auto store for five year. Aletta
then worked in the banking industry and retired from Boatman's Bank after twenty-six
year. She then went to work for Taney County Assessor's Office and retired in 2005.
Aletta never met a stranger nor forgot a name. She was a hard worker and delighted in
spoiling her grandchildren. She was very passionate about her family. Her greatest
enjoyment was shopping at the thrift stores, attending the Branson Shows and being
with her family.
She is survived by two sons, Darrell Reynolds and wife, Jan of Rogersville, MO, Donald
Reynolds and wife, Karin of Montgomery, AL; a brother, Billy Pitts of Olathe, KS; a
sister, Betty Hale of Springfield; sister-in-law, Betty Pitts of Wichita, KS; five
grandsons, Ray, Dennis, Caleb, Aaron, Jonathan; three granddaughters, Stacy,
Shawna, Brandi; five great-grandchildren, Zoey, Zada, Luke, Seth, Izak and many
nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, Vernon and Alva Pitts; one
sister, Eula Quick.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Kissee-Schofield-Eakins Funeral Home,
Kissee-Schofield-Eakins Funeral Home
15945 U.S. Hwy 160
Forsyth, MO. 65653
"There is a Difference"
Mrs. Aletta M. Reynolds
September 27, 1935 - April 9, 2017