Feb. 15, 1929--Sept. 1, 2005
ATWOOD -- Edwin Gerald Reed, 76, died Thursday (Sept. 1, 2005) in Denver, Colo.
He was born Feb. 15, 1929, in Marshelltown, Iowa, to T. Edwin and Dorothy E. Reed. He married Violet Rose Ervin on Jan. 14, 1949, and worked as a butcher.
He was preceded in death by two brothers, Leo Reed and Orvil Reed; one sister, Evelyn Sable; and one great-grandchild.
Survivors include two sons, Edwin D. Reed of Atwood and DuWayne Reed and wife, Phyllis of Atwood; two daughters, Marlene and husband, Keith Peak of Spavinaw, Okla., and Sharon and husband, Mike Vogt of Tribune, Kan.; one sister, Ellen Brown of Monnet, Mo.; eight grandchildren; and 4 great-grandchildren.
Services were today at Brantley Funeral Home in Atwood with the Rev. Kent Morgan officiating.
Memorials are being accepted in his name at the Good Samaritan Center in Atwood.
Brantley Funeral Home of Atwood is in charge of arrangements.