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Resa Reedy

August 20, 1962 — May 21, 2023

Resa Kidd Reedy, age 60, of Tuscola, passed away on May 21, 2023, at her home in Tuscola surrounded by the love of family and friends.

Visitation will be from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 23, 2023, at The Hamil Family Funeral Home, 6449 Buffalo Gap Road, Abilene, TX 79606.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, May 24, 2023, at Beltway Park Church Chapel, 4009 S. Beltway, Abilene, TX 79606 with Pastor David McQueen officiating. Burial will follow at Cedar Gap Cemetery. Services are under the direction of The Hamil Family Funeral Home.

Resa was born in Abilene, Texas on August 20, 1962 to Charles and Natha Kidd. Resa graduated from Cooper High School in 1980 and obtained a degree in business from Hardin Simmons University in 1984. Resa married Randall Reedy on July 1, 2000 in Abilene, Texas. Resa spent her business career in financial planning and pharmaceutical sales. Over the years, Resa served in many civic organizations including the Board of Abilene Convention and Visitors Bureau, Leadership Abilene, Leadership Texas and Texas Wildlife Association Women of the Land.

Resa was preceded in death by her parents, Charles and Natha Kidd.

Resa is survived by her husband, Randall Reedy, her children Kristina Akers (Ira), Kara Birge (George), R. J. Reedy (Charlotte), her brother Ronnie Kidd (Sheila), her sister, Rebecca Michalek (Gary), six grandchildren, and many adored nieces, nephews and grand nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers will be her nephews, Greg Johnson, Chase Michalek, Riley Kidd, Kirby Kidd, and Cole Michalek and her sons-in-law, Ira Akers and George Birge.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to: (i) Kidd Family Endowed Scholarship Fund at Hardin Simmons University (Hardin Simmons University Development Office, 2200 Hickory Street, HSU Box 16100, Abilene, TX 79698) (ii) Reedy Scholarship Fund at Hendrick Home for Children, P.O. Box 5195, Abilene, Texas 79608, Attn: Reedy Scholarship Fund (iii) Hospice of the Big Country Abilene, Texas ( and select Hospice of the Big Country from the donation page) or (iv) The Food Bank of West Central Texas, 5505 North 1st Street, Abilene, TX 79603.

The family of Resa Reedy wishes to extend their sincere thanks to Dr. Joshua Thomas, Hospice of the Big Country and her family and friends who have supported Resa and Randall in her journey through Alzheimer's and enabling Resa to pass peacefully in her beloved home.

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Service Schedule

Past Services


Tuesday, May 23, 2023

5:00 - 7:00 pm (Central time)

The Hamil Family Funeral Home

6449 Buffalo Gap Rd, Abilene, TX 79606

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Funeral Service

Wednesday, May 24, 2023

Starts at 11:00 am (Central time)

Beltway Park South-Chapel

4009 Beltway South, Abilene, TX 79606

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Wednesday, May 24, 2023

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