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Augusta Clarissa Reeves Snyder
July 27, 1927 – August, 8 2018 (aged 91)

The family members of Mrs. Augusta Clarissa Reeves-Snyder regret to announce the death of their mother, grandmother, great-grand grandmother, aunt and cousin, lovingly called Mommie Doll.  She was one of thirteen children born unto the union of William H. and Clarissa V. Reeves in Fortsville (Liberia).  Her parents and siblings predeceased her; so did her husband — Col. Christian A. Snyder, Sr — and her darling niece Juanita Summerville-Kemoh.  Shortly after celebrating her 91st birthday on July 27 2018 among her children, she passed away quietly August 8 in Jonesboro (GA) surrounded by loved ones.

Survived by:  Children: Elaine (Augustus), Wilhelmina, Christian (Mary), Clarissa, Barbara, Diana, Henrietta, Earl (Tonya), Christine (Varnie), Nancy (Gabriel), Elizabeth (Patrick).  Grandchildren: Chris, Augustus, Clarence W., Elaine, Anthony, Barbara, James, Jeremy, Alex, Antoinette, Gail, Faith, Cecily, Courtney, Celaine, Gregory, Wilhelmina, Hawa, Augusta Kollie, Eugene, Clement, Joshua Augusta Chieh Rodriguez, Patricia, Dekontee, Yasele, Timbet, Cyannah, Earl Jr., Chris, Ziki, Cassandra, Michelle, Angel, Natasha, Michael, Gabriel Jr., Joy, Gabriella, Jamel, Alton, Miracle.

In addition, she had 37 great-grandchildren, 3 great-great grandchildren, and 2 grand-nieces. Nephews & nieces:  Henry Clay Reeves; Gustav Barnard; Clarissa Reeves; Laban Reeves; Nehemiah Reeves, Alcmenia Summerville-Dunbar; Emerson Reeves, Chalnecia Summerville-Tweh; Thelma Reeves-George; Melvin Summerville, John Summerville, Wilson Reeves; Therenna Stryker (Moses), and H. C. Reeves of Fortsville, Fermon G. Reeves. Cousins: Aurelia L. Junius-Rainsbery; Catherine Junius-Mucolor; Elizabeth Reeves-Greene; Josephus Barnard; Lucretia Reeves-Baker; Rhodel Reeves-Jones; Clarence Barnard; Luvenia Barnard; Quentin Hodges; and Cleophas Hodges. Sister in law: Adelaide Fiske, as well as a host of other relatives and friends in Liberia and the USA.

24 August 2018 at 10am – 8pm
Location: 4347 Flat Shoals Pkwy, South Dekalb Decatur GA 30034

Wake Keeping:
25 August 2018 at 9 am

Celebration of Life:
25 August 2018 at 10am
International Christian Fellowship
461 School Drive SE
Atlanta GA, 30354

Sherwood Memorial Park & Mausoleum
6841 Tara Blvd
Jonesboro GA 30236

Wells Fargo Bank
Routing # 063107513
Account # 1010165467467
Name on account Christian Anthony Snyder.

Christian Snyder (904-866-6741)
Barbara Snyder (770-472-1618)
Diana Snyder (609-977-4247)
Henrietta Snyder (609-349-4624)