Joan Reynolds, 83, of Cove, passed away Sunday, January 28, 2018, at Mercy Hospital in Ft. Smith, AR. Joan Elizabeth Anderson was born March 25, 1934, to James Anderson and Laura May Anderson, (ne VanCampen) in Philadelphia, PA. She is survived by her husband, James Reynolds of Cove; her brother Jim Anderson of Vista, CA; her half-brother David Anderson of San Fransisco, CA; her step-brother Steve Murphrey of Apex, NC her step-sister Aline Arnold of Billerica, MA; her daughter Mary Ditzel of Cove; her son Tom Reynolds of Siloam Springs; and her son ScottReynolds of Cove. Joan was a loving grandmother and great grandmother to eleven grandchildren (Nicole Reynolds, Brian Reynolds, Eleanor [Libby] Reynolds, Jonathan Ditzel, Benjamin Ditzel, Robert Ditzel, Brandon Riddle, Tyler Smith, Jenny Hogan, Crystal Perales, and Amber Williams) and four great-grandchildren (Rider Riddle, Kadence Reynolds, Abigail Reynolds, and Anderson Reynolds.) She was preceded in death by her daughter Leslie Smith of Cove, her parents, two brothers [Charles, and John], and a sister [Barbara]. Joan will be missed by all her family and friends.