Michelle Reed, daughter of Frank and Evelyn Lopez of Fresno, Calif., was born on April 27, 1969 at Fresno, Calif., and died in her residence near Essex on April 3, 2009. at the age of 39.
Michelle was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Dexter, a home-maker, and resident of rural Essex.
She was united in marriage to Dennis Ray Reed on May 24, 1996 ,at Portageville. Mr. Reed survives of the home near Essex.
Besides her husband and parents, she is survived by two sons, Mario Francisco Lopez Reed and George Alejandro Lopez Reed, both of the home near Essex; one step-son, Jesse Ray Reed of Fort Hood, Texas, currently serving in Iraq with the United States Army; one step-daughter, Nancy Tinker of Dexter.
Visitation will be held at the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday, April 7, 2009. Parish Prayers will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, April 7, 2009, at the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home.
Funeral Mass will be conducted at 10 a.m. Wednesday, April 8, 2009. at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Dexter with Father David Dohogne officiating.
Interment will follow in the Missouri State Veterans Cemetery at Bloomfield.