Family-Placed Death Notice
REED, Cleo Cleo Parham Reed born March 16, 1918 in Temple, GA passed away Tuesday, August 27, 2013. She was a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of the University of Georgia. She taught elementary school for 35 years, was director of 53 Bible schools in various states and taught Sunday School for 70 years. She was a member of Lawrenceville First Baptist Church. She helped conduct services at Courtyard Gardens for 17 years two Sundays per month. She is survived by her husband of 70 years, Jake O. Reed; son, Rod Reed and wife Bobi; daughter, Regina Rodgers and husband Hugh; granddaughters, Meghan Buffat and husband Josh, Debbie Reed and Emily Reed; great grandsons, Corbin and Charlie Buffat; sister-in-law, Henrietta Barrett; several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held Friday, August 30, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. at Wages and Sons Gwinnett Chapel with Dr. Lamar Holley and Rev. Inman Houston officiating. Interment will follow at 3:30 p.m. at Poplar Springs Baptist Church in Gainesville, GA. The family will receive friends Thursday, from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m. at Wages and Sons Gwinnett Chapel, 1031 Lawrenceville Hwy., Lawrenceville, GA. (770)277-4550. Online condolences may be expressed at www.wagesandsons.com.
Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution on Aug. 29, 2013