The Joplin Globe, Joplin, MO

November 7, 2012

David Reed Jr.

The Joplin Globe

CARL JUNCTION, MO — David William Reed Jr., age 47, of Carl Junction, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 4, 2012.

David was born on Dec. 15, 1964, in San Diego, Calif. He grew up in Neosho, Mo.,  graduating from Neosho High School with the class of 1983. He was active in ROTC during high school. David proudly served his country with the U.S. Air Force from 1983 to 1986.  

David worked for Loomis and most recently for NCO. He was a member of North Main Street Baptist Church. David enjoyed camping and spending time with family. He was an extremely good fisherman and a Nascar fan.

David married Tracey Jane Fox, of Webb City, on June 2, 1993, and together they had one daughter, Brittany Nicole Reed and both survive.  

David is also survived by his parents, David Sr. and Anita Reed, of Neosho, and Linda and Woody Snyder, of Chico, Calif.; his brother, Tim Reed, Ozark, Mo.; and two sisters, Sherry Young, Vinita, Okla., and Judy Hall, Neosho.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 7 p.m. Thursday at Hedge-Lewis Funeral Home in Webb City. David will be cremated and his ashes will be placed in Mount Hope Cemetery in Webb City.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Hedge-Lewis Funeral Home & Crematory, Webb City.

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