George Lee Reid sr


Personal and Family Information

George was born on 14 Oct 1901 in Newport, Jackson County, Arkansas, the son of Zechariah Booth Reid and Troupe Augustine Simmons.

He died on 18 Nov 1977 in Hot Springs, Arkansas.

His wife was Gladys Edna Montgomery, who he married on 14 Jun 1922 in First Baptist Church, Newport, Arkansas. Their five known children were George Lee (1923-?), Jackie Adah (1925-?), Sallie Lou (1927-?), Patricia Ann (1929-?) and Charles Marcus (1931-?).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


George Lee Reid sr


Zechariah Booth Reid


William Lee Reid


Martha Ann Booth


Troupe Augustine Simmons


George McIntosh Troupe Simmons


Holman Freeman Simmons


Sarah Eliza Hawkins Burns


Anne Eliza Gough


James Gough


Anne Whiddon



Birth14 Oct 1901
Place: Newport, Jackson County, Arkansas
Death18 Nov 1977
Place: Hot Springs, Arkansas
Census7 MAY 1910
Place: Cache Twp, Jackson County, Arkansas
Age: 8
Address: dwelling 57, family 58 with parents, brother and 2 sisters


Note 1

Past Sheriffs of Jackson County

Lee Reid, Sheriff?

R. W. Bandy, 1900-1904
H. S. Simmons, 1904-1908
J. D. Neal, 1908-1912
J. F. McCuistion, 1912-1916
J. M. Ivy, 1916-1921
G. R. Hays, 1921-1926
D. J. Nance, 1927-1930
Gray Albright, 1931-1934
Lee Reid, 1935-1936 Sheriff Lee Reid was removed from office and Edwin McCall was appointed 9/11/1936
Lee Reid, 1937-1938 Failed to qualify, W. P. Davis was appointed 1/19/1937 and Edwin McCall was elected 10/19/1937
Edwin McCall, 1939-1940