Levi Reed


May 30, 1928 — March 2, 2017 Levi Reed of Cordova passed away Thursday, March 2, 2017, at the age of 88.

Reed was a Korean War veteran and retired sergeant from the Army National Guard.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Virginia Roberts Reed; parents, John and Nina Reed; sisters, Jessie Jones, Alma Stillwell and Effie Craft; and brothers, I.S. Reed and Milton Reed.

He is survived by his son, Keith Reed; daughter, Tina Reed Vaughn; son-in-law, Robert Vaughn; granddaughter, Maggie Vaughn; sisters, Alice Reed and Betty Kellum.

The family will receive friends today, March 4, 2017, from 12:30 until 1:30 p.m. at Collins-Burke Funeral Home. Graveside services will follow at 2 p.m. at Walker Memory Gardens, with Rufus Reed officiating.

The family sends special thanks to the Col. Robert L. Howard State Veterans Home and Lakeside Hospice for the excellent care they provided.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Reed’s name to The Arc of Alabama, Montgomery Arc Chapter 527, Buckingham Drive, Montgomery, AL 36116.

Collins-Burke Funeral Home, Jasper; 205-384-5571