Reid, Samuel Cameron Milton

Samuel Cameron Milton Reid, age 77 of Hiwassee, died on Sunday June 10, 2018 at his residence. He was born on August 27, 1940 in North Carolina and was the son of the late Myra Washington Phelps and Milton Prentiss Reid.

Samuel graduated in 1962 with a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Virginia Tech. He was an engineer, amateur pilot, and inventor with multiple patents, including the compensated step ramp digital voltmeter. Samuel was a devoted follower of Jesus Christ and now rests with his Holy Father in Heaven.

He is survived by: Sons and Daughters: Son Tim Neal (Stacy) of Kaiser, Missouri, Daughter Lisa Reid Frazier (Russell) of Dhaka, Bangladesh, Son Joshua Reid (Erin) of Kingsport, Tennessee. Daughter Gilee Corral (Sal) of San Jose, California, Son Mike Reid of Winchester, Virginia. Siblings: Sister Annette R. Nolan (Phillip), of Waupaca, Wisconsin, Brother Milton P. Reid, II (Betsy), of Brownsburg, Virginia. Sister Judy Reid, of Jonesborough, Tennessee, Brother David Reid (Debbie), of Limestone, Tennessee. Grandchildren: Anna, Elsa, Haley, and Lily Neal, Juliet, Celia, and James Emmett Reid, Leonardo Corral, Salma Ann Frazier. Friends: Roger Montgomery, Claire Rudy McConahay, and Cindy Sunffer.

A graveside funeral service will be held at Forest Hills Memory Gardens in Abingdon, on Wednesday, June 13th at 2:00 p.m. There will be no visitation.