Andrew Franklin Reed, son of the late Herman Reed and Tessie Owens Reed, was born Dec. 10, 1915, at Powe and died in the Missouri Delta Medical Center at Sikeston on Tuesday, June 22, 2004, at the age of 88.
Mr. Reed was a former body shop employee of General Motors in Pontiac, Mich., and a resident of Dexter.
He was united in marriage to Edna Davis on Aug. 20, 1932, at Bernie. Mrs. Davis preceded him in death on June 26, 1998.
Survivors include one son, Dawsey Reed of Doniphan; two daughters, Donna Eubanks and Kay Warlick, both of Dexter; two sisters, Norma Galloway of Fisk and Marie Keller of Clarkston, Mich.; 17 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.
Besides his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by one son, Leonard Reed; one brother, Sigel Reed; and one sister, Wilma Perry.
Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. Thursday, June 24, 2004, at Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter.
Funeral services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Friday, June 25, 2004, in the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Chapel with Rev. Larry Bashaw officiating.
Interment will follow in the Bernie Cemetery.