Michael Reed MD
Franklin - Michael Christopher Reed, MD, 62, of Nashville, passed away peacefully in his sleep on April 28th, 2021. He was born in Knoxville, TN, on August 15th, 1958, to Warren Gilmer Reed and Joan Meighan Reed. He married his high school sweetheart, Elaine Miles Reed, on June 7th, 1980, in Knoxville. Michael graduated magna cum laude from the University of Tennessee and then graduated from the James Quillen College of Medicine as a charter member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society. He completed his psychiatry residency at Vanderbilt University Medical Center and has since dedicated over 30 years to caring for his patients in private practice in Nashville. He is survived by his beloved wife of 40 years, Elaine Miles Reed, and their children, Hannah Elaine Reed, Emily Elizabeth Reed, and Matthew Michael Reed (wife, Grace Murray Reed). A memorial service will be held at West End United Methodist Church on May 8th, 2021, at 11:00am. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Aphasia Group of Middle Tennessee.
Published in Tennessean from May 1 to May 3, 2021.