BLAKE, Reynold D.
Reynold D. Blake, 72, of Acworth, died Tuesday, April 16, 2013. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 Saturday morning in the Acworth First Baptist Church with the Rev. David LeGrand officiating. Burial will follow in the Liberty Hill Cemetery. Mr. Blake will lie in state at the church for 1 hour prior to the funeral service. Mr. Blake was born in Double Springs, AL, but had lived in Acworth for most of his life. He served his country in the US Air Force and retired from L&N Railroad as a Brakeman. He was a member of the Acworth First Baptist Church. Mr. Blake was preceded in death by his parents, W. H. “Bud” Blake and Mae Blake Cornelison and his grandson, Sean Blake. He is survived by his children, Kimberly Blake of Armuchee, Kenny and Christy Blake of Monticello, and Winston Blake and Christina Self of Acworth; grandchildren, Lawson Blake, Alyssa Blake, Kaitlin Brooks, Ashton Crocker, and Kyle and Alexis Milam; sister and brother in law, Janice and Jerry Cunningham of Acworth; In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association at www.alz.org. The family will receive friends from 5:00 pm until 8:00 pm on Friday at Collins Funeral Home 4947 North Main St. Acworth, GA 30101 770-974-3133. Online condolences may be expressed at www.collinsfuneralhome.org.