Alvin Reed, 68, of Beaumont, TX passed away at Christus St. Elizabeth Hospital on Tuesday, May 14, 2013. He retired from the City of Beaumont Sanitation Dept. Memories of Alvin will be left to his wife, Elizabeth Reed; daughters, Lenora Reed and Denise Delaney; brothers, Ozemae Reed and Harry Reed; sisters, Edna Pete, Audrey Reed, Helen Frank and Evelyn Reed; 12 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren; and a loving host of other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his daughter, Donna Mae Hale. The Celebration of Life services for Alvin will begin with a gathering of family and friends on Sunday, May 19, 2013 1 p.m.-8 p.m., the Rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. Alvin's funeral mass will be on Monday, May 20, 2013 at 10 a.m. at Our Lady of the Assumption Catholic Church (4445 Ave. A) followed by the burial at Haven of Rest Cemetery under the professional care and direction of Comeaux Community Funeral Chapel.