Redie Irene Snow
Redie Irene Snow
  • June 18, 1927 - February 20, 2017
  • Balch Springs, Texas

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Redie Irene Byrd Snow, 89, was born June 18, 1927 in Easterly, Texas, and she went into the arms of our loving Heavenly Father on Monday, February 20, 2017 in Tacoma, Washington.

Visitation will be held Monday, February 27th from 5:00 to 8:00 P.M. at Grove Hill Funeral Home. Funeral Services will be held Tuesday, February 28th at 12:00 P.M. at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 2801 Skyline Dr, Mesquite, TX 75149.

Irene had many accomplishments in her life. She was a loving mother, was very active in her Church, where she held many leadership positions. She was a world traveler, and she loved to dance. An immensely capable and self-sufficient woman, she owned nine rent houses and made most of the repairs on them herself. Even up to the age of 70, she could be found up a latter doing roofing repairs.

She made an impact on the lives of the people she came in contact with by her wisdom and great example of the way she lived her life with Integrity and the love she had for her Heavenly Father.

Irene was preceded in death by her father, Isaac Irving Byrd; mother, Redie Susie Robertson; son, Earl Franklin Snow; great-grandchildren, Callen Hughes and Rusty Snow; brothers, Urban, Milton, and Norman; sisters, Connie, Martine, and May.
She is survived by her daughters, Cynthia Brown, Vicki Thompson, and Karen Ardis; son, Larry Snow; brothers, Rowan Shirley, Harold Shirley, and Alpheaus Shirley; sister, Nita Gatlin; 18 grandchildren; 46 (and 1 on the way) great-granchildren; 2 great-great-grandchildren; as well as many extended family members.