Margaret Reed Bolls

Published 12:00 am Saturday, September 21, 2013

Sept. 13, 1921 – Sept. 16, 2013

NATCHEZ — Services for Margaret Reed Bolls, 92, of Amarillo, Texas, formerly of Natchez, who died Monday, Sept. 16, 2013, in Amarillo, will be at 10 a.m. today at First Baptist Church in Natchez with the Rev. Dan Wynn officiating.

Burial will follow at Greenlawn Memorial Park Cemetery under the direction of Laird Funeral Home.

Email newsletter signup

Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until service time today at the church.

Mrs. Bolls was born Sept. 13, 1921, in Natchez, the daughter of Herbert Cain Reed and Carrie H. Reed. She was a homemaker and lived in Natchez before moving to Amarillo to be near her daughter and granddaughter.

Mrs. Bolls was a member of First Baptist Church in Natchez.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Harold Bolls; one sister, Rosalie Ard Dreher; and three brothers, Tex “Buddy” Reed, Jack Reed and Herbert Reed.

Survivors include one daughter, Carolyn Dickson and husband, Paxton, of Amarillo; five grandchildren, Lori Ledford and husband, Bill, of Amarillo, Buddy Dickson and wife, Lisa, of Midland, Texas, Ricky Dickson and wife, Lisa, of Denham Springs, La., Susan Ganther and husband, Carl, of Tomball, Texas and Rusty Dickson and wife, Angela, of Shreveport, La.; 10 great-grandchildren; seven great-great-grandchildren; one sister-in-law, Ann Reed of Natchez; three nieces, Lynda Reed Blanton of Natchez, Frances Smith and husband, Charles, of Baton Rouge and Bonnie Kemp and husband, Bill, of Baton Rouge; and one nephew, Sammy Reed of Denver.

Pallbearers will be Rusty Dickson, Buddy Dickson, Blane Dickson, Bill Ledford, Charles Smith and Trey Kemp.

Honorary pallbearer will be Ricky Dickson.

Online condolences may be sent to