Reginald Nathan was born on October 28, 1972 to Diane Willis and Fred O. Nathan in Helena, Arkansas.
Reginald confessed a hope in Christ at an early age at New Haven Missionary Baptist Church under the leadership of the late Rev. G.G. Brown. Reginald was educated in the Helena-West Helena School District. Reginald was a proud graduate of the Central High School Class of 1992. Reginald was employed with the City of Helena-West Helena Street and Sanitation Department until his health failed.
Reginald was preceded in death by his grandmother, Mozella Gilcrest-Peterson, uncles, Lorinzer Willis, and Melvin J. Peterson, a sister, Debbie Nathan and a nephew, Bryant Kristopher Franklin.
Reginald departed this life on July 4, 2018.
Reginald leaves to cherish his memory, fourteen children, Christopher Lee, Raudijha Patterson, Alvin Nathan, Raqueela Ewing, Jimena Dixon, Brandon Nathan, Tanji Nathan, Diamond Nathan, Victorious Nathan, Tiffany Nathan, Darius Nathan, Reajean Johnson-Nathan, and Reagan Nathan; four grandchildren; his mother, Diane Willis, his father, Fred O. Nathan, a father figure, Robert Franklin; brothers, Greg Willis, Kevin Franklin, Robert Franklin, Christopher(Kia)Franklin, Everett Nathan and Ledale Nathan; sisters, Christy Franklin, Evelyn(Ronnie) Nathan-Stubbs, Brandye(Cedric) Nathan-Williams, Atondra(Jerome) Mitchell, Neckie Manning, Laquinn Nathan, Tasha Nathan and Charelle Nathan; his great aunts and uncles, Verlene L. Carter, Louise Gilcrest, Vivian Gilcrest-Brown, Calvin Willis, Lawrence Olloway and Horace Gilcrest; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, special relatives and dear friends.
Funeral services for Reginald Nathan will be held at 11:00 am on Saturday, July 14, 2018 at Greater Powerhouse C.O.G.I.C. Burial will be at Jackson Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will be on Friday, July 13, 2018 from 3:00pm-5:00pm at Brown's Funeral Home.
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