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Obituary: James Raymond Reed

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James Raymond Reed, 60, of the Bethesda Community, passed away Oct. 25, 2020.  

Mr. Reed always had a smile and a joke for everyone that knew him. You could usually find him cleaning cars and spending time with his family. He retired from the state of Tennessee, where he worked for many years.  

He was preceded in death by father, William Floyd Reed, and brother, Johnny Wayne Reed. He’s survived by son, Waylon (Tosha) Reed; daughter, Kaitlynn M. Reed; mother, Beulah Reed; brothers Frank Reed, Jeff (Jan) Reed and Paul (Debbie) Reed; sister, Gertrude (Jimmy) Adcock; sister-in-law, Melodie Reed; and several nieces and nephews.  

Graveside services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 1, 2020, Gary Fewell officiating. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Interment will be at Williamson Memorial Gardens.  

Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.  

Memorials may be made to the Raymond Reed Memorial Fund.  


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