STERRETT, Alab. - Wendy Word (of Wendy Word + forgiven) lost her grandmother (Agnes Reynolds) yesterday evening at approximately 5:30 p.m. from a staph infection. She was 83 years old. She will be at Kilgore Funeral Home in Pell City, Alabama with specific arrangements forthcoming.
Wendy was in Nashville working on a new recording when she got the news that her grandmother (Granny) was in ICU and not expected to live. She arrived at the hospital in Alabama just in time to see her Granny for the last minutes of her life here on earth.
Wendy said, "I was very blessed to have such a wonderful woman of God in my life that helped me grow in the Lord and become the minister I am today."
The current radio release by Wendy Word + forgiven is titled "You and Jesus" and was written by Wendy Word about her Granny. The song can be heard all across the nation on Southern Gospel radio .
Card or letters of encouragement can be sent to Wendy Word + forgiven, P.O. Box 6, Sterrett, AL 35147.