Obituary: Larry Morris Reed Sr.

July 31, 1940 – December 20, 2020

Larry Morris Reed, Sr., 80, of Mitchell, passed away Sunday, December 20, 2020, at his residence.

Born July 31, 1940, in Bedford, he was the son of Morris Henry and Virginia Ellen (Chastain) Reed.  He married Teresa Kay Turpin May 19, 1962, and she preceded him in death October 25, 2009.

Larry retired from C&M Conveyor, Inc.  He was of the Christian faith and a member of Masonic Lodge No. 14 F.&A.M., Bedford York Rite, Scottish Rite Valley of Indianapolis, Fraternal Order of Eagles No. 654, and  Loyal Order of  the Moose Lodge No. 689.

Larry was a U. S. Navy veteran.

Survivors include his sons, Larry Morris (Pam) Reed, Jr. of Mitchell; three grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; siblings, Annabelle Halbert of Mitchell, Nancy Flynn of Mitchell, Peggy (Rick) Wright of Georgia, Barry Allen of Bloomington    

His parents; wife; son, Shannon Reed; and brother, Terry Hollingsworth, preceded him in death.

Graveside service will be at 10:00 a.m. Thursday, December 24, 2020 at Mitchell Cemetery with Rob German officiating.

Chastain Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.