Joe Ailene Reed
Joe Ailene Reed, age 82, of Cassville, Missouri, passed away Saturday, March 6, 2021 at the home of her daughter in Exeter, Missouri.
She was born August 13, 1938 in Smithville, Oklahoma the daughter of Floyd and Dorsey (Beck) Davis. On May 14, 1954 she was united in marriage to Arthur Reed, who preceded her in death on November 22, 2005. Also preceding her in death were her parents; one daughter, Fern Perkins; one grandson, James Reed and one great grandson, Mason Conner Reed.
Surviving are two sons, Mickle Reed and his wife Kelly and Dean Reed and his wife Anita all of Cassville, Missouri; two daughters, Teresia Mattingly and her husband Ronnie of Exeter, Missouri and Elaine Heston and her husband Lanny of Boynton, Oklahoma; one brother, Jimmy Robinson and his wife Missy of Cassville, Missouri; one sister, Mary Sue Knee of Siloam Springs, Arkansas; eleven grandchildren; seventeen great grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren.
For several years Joe was employed as a cook at Roaring River. She was a life-long resident of Barry County, living in Cassville and Exeter. She was a member of Mt. Olive Baptist Church. Some of her favorite pastimes were baking, cooking, sewing, quilting and she loved working in her flower garden and strawberry beds.
Graveside services will be held at 12:00 noon Wednesday, March 10, 2021 at Oak Ridge Cemetery in Cassville under direction of Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville. Pastor Kevin Hilton will conduct the services.
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