REED, MR. CHARLES "CHARLIE" JACKSON - age 81 of Rockwood, Tennessee passed away on Saturday, May 10, 2014 at his residence. Mr. Reed was a member of Macedonia Baptist Church in Spring City. He was a loving husband, father and grandfather. Mr. Reed was retired from the Roane County Highway Dept. where he worked as an equipment/tractor operator. He enjoyed farming, coon hunting with his dogs, and in his younger days riding horses. He truly enjoyed the outdoors. Mr. Reed was preceded in death by parents: Ernest & Mary Reed; brother: Max Reed, sisters: Grace Strader & Ruth Boles; infant sister: Helen Reed; grandson & wife: Jason & Demerius Monroe; great-grandchildren: Mikayla Monroe and Dalton Burgess. He is survived by: wife of 62 years: Myrtle Reed of Rockwood, Tennessee; daughters: Charlene Cochran (Butch) of Rockwood, Tennessee, Darlene Whitaker (Jeff) of Sale Creek, Tennessee, Marlene Monroe (Allen) of Knoxville, Tennessee; 3 grandchildren: Julie Worley, Jill Clark, Heather Ketterer; several great-grandchildren; sisters: Ann Lawson of Spring City, Tennessee, Ethel Fugate of Spring City, Tennessee; sister-in-law: Martha Mourfield of Oak Ridge, Tennessee; special niece: Kathy Payne; special friends: Glenn & Eula Miracle, Larry Long, & Jack McCullough; many friends in the Rockwood Community. Funeral arrangements are as follows: Tuesday, May 13, 2014; family will receive friends from 5:00pm to 7:00pm in the Chapel of Evans Mortuary in Rockwood. Funeral will follow at 7:00pm with Rev. Larry Long, officiating. Concluding service and interment will be on Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 11:00am at the Glen Alice Cemetery in Rockwood, Tennessee. Family requests in lieu of flowers donations be made to the Smokerise Memorial Park Fund, Attn: Doug Cloud Treasurer, 216 Darrell Lane, Rockwood, Tennessee 37854. Evans Mortuary of Rockwood is directing the family of Mr. Charles "Charlie" Jackson Reed.
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Published in Knoxville News Sentinel on May 12, 2014