Elizabeth Stephens Reynolds Obituary
On February 11, 1874 this obituary appeared in The Southern Watchman:
On the 4th instant, Mrs. Elizabeth Reynolds departed this life, aged 70. Mrs. R. had resided in this place a great many years (Athens) -- having witnessed its growth from a mere hamlet to a small city. She was highly esteemed by a large circle of friends, and died in full hope of a blissful immortality.