On May 25, 2022, Dorothy Regina McIntosh passed away at her home in Madison, Mississippi, at the age of 68 years old.
Regina was born in Tupelo, Mississippi, on October 25, 1953, to Dorothy Pearson Rieves and Bill Lake Rieves. Regina attended Mississippi State University and received an undergraduate degree and Master's Degree in Education. She began a teaching career in Jackson that lasted 32 years, first teaching 27 years in the Jackson Public School District, and her final eight years in the Tupelo Public School District. In 1981 she married Chuck McIntosh and they started their life together, living first in the Jackson area, then moving to Tupelo in 1999. The couple returned to the Jackson area in 2016.
Regina is predeceased by her dad, Bill, her granddaughter Hannah Pearson McNichol, and her brother in-law Mitchell Colburn (Cynthia).
She is survived by her husband Chuck and two daughters: Lauren McIntosh McNichol (Sean) of Madison; and Anne Elise McIntosh Ray (David) of Meridian; and four grandchildren: Jack, Kate, Scott, and Amanda. Regina is also survived by her mother, Dot Rieves, her sister, Cynthia Steen (Mike), her brother Rob Rieves (Connie), nephew Tucker Colburn (Amanda), niece Shelley Colburn, nephew Jacob Rieves, and niece Katie Rieves. In addition, she is survived by her brother-in-law Woody McIntosh (Peggy), sister-in-law Beth McIntosh Ricker (Mike), nephew Josh McIntosh, and nieces Paige Prisock Cannon (Josh), and Bailey Prisock Morgan (David), step-nieces Brianna Ricker and Brittney Ricker, plus numerous cousins and great nephews.
Funeral services were held on May 31, 2022 at First Baptist Church, Jackson followed by a graveside service at Amory Masonic Cemetery.