Reba Joyce (Haywood) Putnam

October 7, 1945 ~ September 25, 2021 (age 75)

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Reba Putnam, 75, of Gastonia passed away peacefully on September 25, 2021 under hospice care. She was born in Richmond, Va. on October 7, 1945 to the late Daisy Maxine Haywood. She worked hard all of her life to provide for her children and to always strengthen her relationship with God.  Reba also loved to sing karaoke. After her long battle with health issues, she is finally at peace and in our Father's arms in Heaven. She is now with her brother Jimmy and her mother Daisy. She leaves behind her son, Kevin Cash; daughter, Angela Crump; as well as her two grandchildren, Tyler and Blair. Her smile and humor would light up any room and she will be missed very much.

Her Arrangements for cremation are being handled by Benson Funeral & Cremation Services in Mount Holly. Any cards, flowers, or condolences can be sent to the funeral home, Benson Funeral & Cremation Services, 101 Oak Grove St., Mt. Holly, NC 28120 and all are appreciated.  Also, in lieu of flowers, donations may also be made to the funeral home on behalf of the family to help with funeral expenses by clicking on the donations tab above.

A private Memorial with family and close friends will be held October 10th at 2 p.m. in a private location.


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