Emerald Thomas Reid, 70, of 21200 County Road 628, Hillman, passed away at home on Wednesday, April 25, 2012.
Emerald married the former Harriet Kaye Gorsline on November 21, 1960 in Pontiac; and she preceded him in death on December 1, 2001.
Surviving are a daughter, Michelle R. Reid of Pontiac; 2 sons, Charles (Pamela) of Columbiaville, Chad of Hillman; 4 grandchildren; 3 sisters, Pat Forbes, Norma and Ralph Braun, Kim Reid; and 1 brother, Scott Reid.
He was preceded in death by his sister, Geraldine Reid.
Cremation has taken place and a private graveside service will be held at a later date. Arrangements handled by the Bannan Funeral Home.