Reid, James

October 28, 1930 ~ February 6, 2018

REID, James Ernest – In his 88th year, formerly of Paris, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, February 6, 2018 at Lambton Meadowview Villa, Petrolia. Beloved husband to the late Dorothy Reid (nee Daniel)(2015) for 64 years. Loving father to Mary (Dave) Steadman. Cherished grandpa to Brandi Reid (Jake), Jeff (Katie) Steadman, Heather Steadman, and Kevin Steadman (Alicia). Great-grandpa to Aiden, Elijah and Jeremiah. Adoring Papa Jim to Haily and Linkin. Survived by his sister-in-law Clara Coppins and many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents James and Mary Reid, son Daniel, grandson Ryan, great-granddaughter Samantha, brother Hamilton (Lily), in-laws Allan (Leota) Daniel and Everett Coppins. Jim’s family wish to express their sincere gratitude for the care and compassion provided by the staff of Lambton Meadowview Villa.


Family and friends will be received at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, Brigden on Saturday, February 10, 2018 from 3:00pm to 5:00pm.

Funeral service will be held at WM. KIPP FUNERAL HOME, 184 Grand River St. N. Paris on Monday, February 12, 2018 at 2:00pm. Private family interment at Paris Cemetery.

Sympathy may be expressed through donations to Lambton Meadowview Villa Auxiliary.


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  1. Dear Mary,Dave and Family
    May it comfort you to know that we are thinking about you at this difficult time.So sorry we are not home to support you. Sending you big hugs.Love Bonnie nd Tom xo

  2. Mary and Dave, I am so sorry for your loss. Your dad Mary was the kindest man. I will truly miss him and my visits with you. and Dave.

  3. Mary and family,
    I’m so sorry to hear of the passing of your father! Thinking of you during this difficult time

  4. Mary and Dave so sorry to hear of Jim’s passing. You and his entire family meant the world to him. He will be missed greatly. Thinking of you at this difficult time.

  5. Our deepest sympathy to Mary and Dave, Jeff & Katie, Heather and Kevin and all the family members.
    Cherish your wonderful memories, our prayers that they will comfort you in your grief.

  6. Mary and Dave and your Entire Families. So sorry to hear about the passing of your Dad Mary . He was a sweet man I didn’t really know him that well but would always speak and had a smile when I seen him down for music on Thursdays . Thinking of you all at this difficult time ! Hugs to you all 💞💞💞💞

  7. Dear Dave and Mary
    I am sorry to hear of your father passing my prayers go out to you and the children may god be with you at this time

  8. Mary and Dave and Family
    Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this sad time.
    Roy and Joan Dewhirst

  9. Our sincere sympathies To you and your families ……our thoughts and prayers are with you. Sincerely Oliver and JANET Smith

  10. Mary & Dave & family. We are so sorry to hear of the loss of your Dad & Grampa. May God hold you in his arms and bring you and your family comfort and peace at this difficult time.