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Mary Lucille Reed, 88, of Sweetwater, passed away on Saturday, Dec. 28, 2013, at Nolan Nursing and Rehab in Sweetwater.
Graveside services will be held at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014, at Blackwell Cemetery with Rev. Mike Sells officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of McCoy Funeral Home in Sweetwater.
She was born on May 25, 1925, in Searcy, Ark. She married James Edward Reed on April 11, 1942, in Searcy, Ark.
She had been a resident of Sweetwater since 1966. She was a homemaker and was an Encyclopedia saleslady. She was also custodian for the Broadway Baptist Church for many years, retiring in 1996. She was a member of the Broadway Baptist Church.
Survivors include her son, Jerry Reed and wife Cindy of Sweetwater; granddaughter, Debra Sells and husband Mike of Sweetwater; grandson, Jeffrey Eugene Reed and wife Christin of Sweetwater; great-grandson, Drew Sells of Sweetwater; and great-granddaughter, McKenzie Reed of Sweetwater.
She was preceded in death by her husband on July 31, 1989; her parents, Homer and Axie Bramlett; one sister; and eight brothers.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2013, from 6-7:30 p.m. at McCoy Funeral Home.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.mccoyfh.com.