Paula Reynolds, age 75, passed away peacefully at home on Thursday, April 29, 2021.
Paula was born in Bristol, VA and raised in Arlington, TX. She shared with her father a love of dancing, appearing on American Bandstand when moving to Delaware as a teenager. Paula owned and operated a bar and restaurant in Millington, MD for many years before working at Star Services. In her retirement, she enjoyed, along with her husband, many trips to Texas to visit family. Paula also enjoyed cheering for the Dallas Cowboys. She loved spending time with her children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren. Paula is known for her kind, generous heart and is deeply loved by all who knew her. She will be sorely missed.
Paula was preceded in death by her mother, Mary Venable Mutter; father, Cecil Doty; brother, Johnny Leonard; and Faye Alexander, who was like a mom to Paula. She is survived by her husband, David Reynolds; children, Todd Whetzel, Michelle Maiorano (Marcus) and Sherry Favazza (Robert); stepdaughter, Patience Reynolds; brothers, Ralph Leonard and Phillip Leonard; sister, Carolyn White; 7 grandchildren; 8 great grandchildren; and her dog, Peanut.
All services will be held privately.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Paula’s memory to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.