January 16, 2003
ROBERT VERNON REED
(6/27/1910 - 9/13/2002)
Robert Vernon Reed died in his Woodland, CA home September 13, 2002, at the age of 92.
Born June 27, 1910, in Memphis, MO, Mr. Reed is the son of the late Peter and Daisy Rush Reed.
He had been a Yals County, CA resident for the last 70 years. He was a member of the Woodland Christian Church, Woodland Masonic Lodge and was active with the Woodland Community Garden. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II.
Mr. Reed is survived by his wife, Eithel Reed of Woodland, CA; son, Robert L. Reed and wife, Mardelle of Woodbridge, CA; grandchildren, Kristine Reed Barnaby and husband, Bill of Sacramento, CA, and Peter C. Reed and his fiancee, Jessica Bendel of Lodi, CA, nieces and nephews.
He was the last surviving member of his family of six children, his sister, Cleo Reed Robinson and brothers, John, Edward, Henry and Joseph Reed, all born in Scotland County, MO.
Funeral services were held September 17, 2002, at Woodland Christian Church, Woodland, CA. Burial followed at Monument Hills Memorial Park. McNary's Chapel, Woodland, CA was in charge of arrangements.