Historic Markers Across Georgia

Reuben Arthur Reynolds (Side 2)

Marker ID: HCC 
Location: At Ga 253 and County Rd 12 in Reynoldsville
County: Seminole
Coordinates: N 30° 52.322    W 084° 46.662
  30.87203333    -84.7777
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM8KTQ
Reuben Arthur Reynolds (Side 2) Marker
Photo by Coinseekers


This prominent agriculturist was born in Clinton, North Carolina on November 4, 1848. In 1850 he moved with his family to Decatur County, Georgia. At the age of 15 he enlisted in the Confederate Army and served as a private in Company I, Third Regiment Infantry, Georgia Reserves. Reynolds was married four times and fathered twelve children whom he taught to be frugal and faithful stewards of the land. He was an active and faithful member of Bethany Baptist Church. Reynolds died on September 21, 1922 and is interred in the Bethany Cemetery.

Erected by the Historic Chattahoochee Commission and the descendants of R. A. Reynolds, 1991