Elizabeth Avanell Reid


Personal and Family Information

Elizabeth was born on 20 MAR 1923 in Newport, Jackson County, Arkansas, the daughter of Zechariah Booth Reid and Clara Nora Bowlby.

She had two marriages/partners. Her first husband was Charles Oberholtzer. They were married, but the date and place have not been found. Their only known child was Charles (?-?).

Her second husband was Calvin Gary Thomas, who she married on 22 Mar 1947 in First Baptist Church, Little Rock, Arkansas. Their two known children were Charles William (1943-?) and Glen Reid (1951-?).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Elizabeth Avanell Reid


Zechariah Booth Reid


William Lee Reid


Martha Ann Booth


Clara Nora Bowlby



Birth20 Mar 1923
Place: Newport, Jackson County, Arkansas