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Virginia Reed

Friday, October 31, 2003

Virginia Lee Reed, 67, of Bessemer City, N.C., died Oct. 30, 2003 at the Alexandria Nursing Care in Gastonia, N.C.

Born Dec. 29, 1935, in Gideon, Mo., daughter of the late Oscar and Daisey Lee Young Eubanks, she was a homemaker.

On Jan. 20, 1950 she married Leonard Junior Reed, who preceded her in death in 1999. She was also preceded in death by three brothers, James, Robert and Amos Eubanks; five sisters, Mildred Turner, Juanita Davis, Vernice Sivert, Mary Harmon and Melma Blevins.

Survivors include three sons, Donald and Keith Reed, both of Bessemer City, N.C., Timothy Reed, of Claremont, N.C.; five daughters, Connie Brauncheidel, of Old Town, Fla., Shirley Mehaffie, of Dayton, Oh., Maxine Crawford, of Gastonia, Karen and Elizabeth Reed, both of Bessemer City; three brothers, Oscar Eubanks, of Poplar Bluff, Mo., Kenneth Eubanks, of Dexter, Mo. and Donald Eubanks, of Little Rock, Ark.; 10 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m., on Saturday, Nov. 1, at the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Bernie.

Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 2, at the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home Chapel in Bernie.

Burial will follow at the Bernie Cemetery.