William Reed

William Huston Reed, age 83, of Pine Bluff, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, January 16, 2013.

He was born September 12, 1929 at Rowell, a son of the late Garvin Huston Reed and Effie Roberts Reed. He was reared and educated at Rowell, and had resided in Pine Bluff the majority of his life.

Mr. Reed was a mechanic for McBryde’s Exxon for a number of years. He then drove a truck for Farmers Supply for 20 years. He retired in 2004.

A member of Green Meadows Baptist Church, he was predeceased by his son, Billy Reed.

Survivors include his wife, Elouise Bell Reed, who he married on December 10, 1952 at Benton; two daughters, Carolyn McGahhey (Billy) and Nancy Spencer (Gary); a brother, Bobby Reed; two sisters, Frances Carruth and Catherine Galloway; grandchildren, Zachary McGahhey, Michaela Montgomery, and Kerri Reed; and great-grandchildren, Shyanne Elaine McGahhey and Zaylie Grace McGahhey.

Graveside services will be 10:00 a.m. Saturday, at Graceland Cemetery with Bro. Randy Festervand officiating. Arrangements are by Fuller Hale-South Funeral Services.

Visitation will be Friday from 5-7 p.m. at the funeral home.

Online condolences: FullerFunerals.com