Jesse F . Reed, son of the late Floyd Reed (Spike) and Laville (Maddox) Reed was born on November 14, 1930 in Poplar Bluff, Missouri and entered into rest on February 8, 2014 at the Stone Crest Nursing Facility in Viburnum, Missouri at the age of 83.
Mr. Reed was united in marriage to Ms. Sherry White in 1972 . Jesse served 2 years in the United States Army during the Korean War. He enjoyer listening to country music and had the privilege in life to meet Elvis Presley. He loved his family unconditionally and will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him.
Jesse is survived by his wife Sherry (White) Reed of the home; children, Roger Reed of Illinois, Richard Reed of Perryville, Missouri, Janice Parker, Suzanne Pangelinan and husband, Venice; sister, Floy Wheeler and husband, Mason of Marion, Illinois. In addition to his parents Jesse was preceded in death by his 2 brothers, Robert E. Reed and Ernest G. Reed.
Funeral services for Jesse F. Reed will be held 1:00 PM Thursday, February 13, 2014 at the Salem Chapel of the James & Gahr Mortuary with Paul Davis officiating. A visitation for family and friends will be held prior to service from 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM. Interment will be held in the North Lawn Mausoleum with full military honors.