Ben Dorsam Reynolds
March 25, 1930 - March 25, 2017
Ben Dorsam Reynolds, 87, passed away Saturday, March 25, 2017 in Richmond. He was born March 25, 1930 in Corinth, Mississippi to O.B. and Margaret Reynolds. As a young child his family moved to Houston and attended HISD Lamar High School and graduated from
Texas A&M class of 1952. Ben served his country in the U.S. Army and worked as a Mud Engineer in the Oil Fields and traveled the world until his retirement. Ben then worked at Orchard Creek Recovery Center where he helped and mentored many people through recovery.
He helped so many for 37 years with recovery in AA.
Survivors include his godchildren, Makenzie Uwe and Andrew Uwe, their mother, Emily Uwe, nephew, Roger Speer and wife Barbara, and special friend, Sue Beauregard along with a host of friends. He was preceded in death by his parents and his brother George Reynolds.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, March 29, 2017 at 2:00 P.M. in the Chapel at Davis Greenlawn Funeral Home with Rev. Arthur Van Slyke officiating. Visitation will be Tuesday evening, March 28, 2017 from 6-8 P.M. in the
Chapel at Davis Greenlawn Funeral Home. A private burial will be at Forest Park Lawndale.