Obituary: Frankie D. Reed

Wednesday, April 20, 2011

Frankie D. Reed, 77, of Fayetteville, died Monday, April 18, 2011, in Fayetteville Care and Rehabilitation Center.

Mr. Reed was a native of Lincoln County and the son of the late Clarence and Carmen Bradford Reed. He was a member of the Tennessee National Guard, owner and operator of Reed Furniture and a member of the Washington Street Church of Christ.

In addition to his wife, Mr. Reed was preceded in death by a son, John David Reed.

Survivors include two daughters, Roxanne Moyers and husband Mike of Fayetteville and Valerie Graham and husband Joe Ed of Lewisburg; two sons, Jeff Reed and wife Lisa of San Antonio, Texas and Scott Reed and wife Nasaria of Houston, Texas; one sister, Dot West of Fayetteville; 10 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren

Visitation with the family will be Thursday, April 21, from noon until 2 p.m. at Higgins Funeral Home.

Graveside services will be conducted Thursday at 2 p.m. at Riverview Memorial Gardens with Bro. Jim Black officiating. Burial will be beside his wife, Janice Groce Reed, who passed away in March 2010.

In lieu of flowers, the family request memorials be made to St. Jude Children's Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105, Washington Street Church of Christ Building Fund, or Fayetteville Care and Rehabilitation, 4081 Thornton Taylor Parkway, Fayetteville, TN 37334.