Mrs. Doretha “Aunt Doty” Agnes Hylton Reynolds, age 86 of Critz passed away Saturday, January 8, 2022, at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital. She was born in Patrick County on April 25, 1935, to the late Robert Lee Hylton and Mary Tatum Hylton. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Billy Moir Reynolds; two sons, James Hylton and Dennis Reynolds; four sisters, Evelyn Tatum, Beulah Mae King, Mary Glenn, Beatrice Hughes; and two brothers, Robert Lee and Chester Hylton. Aunt Doty was a faithful member of Mt. Nebo Holiness Church and served as the church mother. She was a loving mother, mother-in-law, granny, sister, aunt, and friend known for her angelic soul. She enjoyed canning, cooking, and most of all talking on the phone to her family and friends. She was a caregiver who took pride in tending to her family and friends that surrounded her. She was loved by everyone and will be missed by all.
Surviving is three daughters and sons-in-law, Ann Hedrick, Jackie and Richard Via, Lisa and Danny Collins all of Critz; five sons and daughters-in-law, Richard and Robin Reynolds of Ridgeway, Larry and Robin Reynolds of Martinsville, Benny Reynolds of NC, Ervin and Cindy Reynolds of Spencer, Norman and Sarah Reynolds of Critz, Tamika Reynolds of Critz; 19 grandchildren; 13 great grandchildren; two sisters, Barbara Jean Hairston of Spencer, Mabel Reynolds of Critz; and several nieces and nephews.
A graveside service will be held Friday, January 14, 2022, at 2:00 p.m. at Mt. Nebo Holiness Church Cemetery on Trent’s Orchard Rd with Pastor Leander Reynolds officiating. She will lie in state on Thursday, January 13, 2022, at Moody Funeral Home in Stuart from 12:00 Pm to 5:00 Pm for friends to come by and pay their respects. Online condolences may be sent to www.moodyfuneralservices.com