Reedus Millard Baugher

Thursday, December 27, 2018

Funeral services for Reedus Millard Baugher, 81, of Shelbyville, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 29. 2018, in the chapel of Doak-Howell Funeral Home with Brother Jim Mickells officiating. Burial will follow in Simpson Cemetery in the Rover Community. Brother Baugher passed from this life to be with his savior and friend on Christmas Day, at Vanderbilt Medical Center.

Visitation will be held Friday, from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. at the funeral home.

Born Jan. 15, 1937, in Athens, AL, he was the son of the late Asa Miles Baugher & Mattie Ophelia Vincent Baugher and was preceded in death by his siblings; Wynell Peete, Alton “Buddy” Baugher, Mattie Jane Neece, Dorris Baugher, Morris Baugher, Bryant Baugher & Asa “Tiny” Baugher.

Brother Baugher was a long time minister with the Church of Christ and served in different states also was instrumental in starting several congregations. Along with his late wife, they took in several foster children that helped them on their road in life. He also worked for the Unionville Post Office for 25+ years.

Survivors include his children; Debi (Darrell) Stanley of Rising Faun, GA, Lori (Randy) Cunningham of Shelbyville, Theresa (Scott) Dickinson of Dahlonega, GA & Kelly Baugher of the Wheel community along with 12 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

Doak-Howell Funeral Home is serving the family.