Elaine Griffin Reed

Elaine Griffin Reed

Services celebrating the life of Elaine Griffin Reed will be held at 2:00 p.m. Monday, December 17, 2012, at the Chapel of Hixson Brothers, Pineville, with Dr. C. Stewart Holloway officiating, and the Eulogy will be given by Donnie Wilburn. Entombment will be at Forest Lawn Memorial Park Mausoleum, Ball, under the direction of Hixson Brothers, Pineville.

The family asks that visitation be observed Monday, December 17, 2012 from 1:00 p.m. until time of service.

Mrs. Reed, 97, of Alexandria, passed from this life on December 15, at CHRISTUS St. Francis Cabrini Hospital.

She was a member of the First Baptist Church, Pineville.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James Lee Reed; an infant daughter; parents, John A. and Eula Sanders Griffin, brothers, Lauren Griffin, Elliott Griffin, Harold Griffin and Ferris Griffin; sisters, Jewell Griffin and Devone Griffin.

Those left to cherish her memory include her daughter, Marilynn Reed Knapp and husband Gene; four grandchildren, Kim Knapp Wilburn, Gene Knapp, Jr., John Knapp and James Knapp; nine great grandchildren, Morgan Wilburn, Garrett Wilburn, Tyler Wilburn, Colby Knapp, Savanna Knapp, Ashtyn Knapp, Evan Knapp, Andrew Knapp and Gabriel Knapp, and a host of other family members and friends.

Pallbearers will be Donnie Wilburn, Gene Knapp, Jr., John Knapp, James Knapp, Garrett Wilburn and Charles Griffin. Honorary pallbearers will be Colby Knapp, Evan Knapp, Andrew Knapp, Gabriel Knapp and Tyler Wilburn.

To extend online condolences to the Reed family, please visit us at www.hixsonbrothers.com.


Funeral Home

Hixson Brothers Funeral Home
2701 Military Highway Pineville  Pineville, LA 71360

Published in The Town Talk from Dec. 16 to Dec. 17, 2012