Gary G. Reed

Born: Tue., Feb. 12, 1946
Died: Tue., Aug. 22, 2017


4:00 PM Sun., Aug. 27, 2017
Location: Mathers-Gaunce Funeral Home

Masonic Service

7:00 PM Sun., Aug. 27, 2017
Location: Mathers-Gaunce Funeral Home

Graveside Service

2:00 PM Mon., Aug. 28, 2017
Location: KY Veterans Cemetery-North

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Gary Granville Reed, 71, husband of the late Patsy Puckett Reed, passed away Tuesday, August 22, 2017 at the Lexington VA Medical Center-Leestown.

Born February 12, 1946 in Bourbon County to the late Ernest & Cora Francis Herrington Reed, he was a decorated U.S. Army veteran, having earned 2 Purple Hearts and a Bronze Star during Vietnam. Gary worked for many years as a salesman for Spivey’s Sporting Goods, Sports Specialist and Kentucky Freightliner; he was also a former Bailiff at the Nicholas County Courthouse and currently acted as Nicholas County Deputy Jailer. An avid outdoorsman, he greatly enjoyed camping & fishing, spent many years as Scout Master and loved riding his motorcycle. He was also a member and Past Master of Amity Lodge #40 in Millersburg.

Left to cherish his memory are 2 sons: Robert & Annie Reed, and their children, Ashlyn & Wyatt, of Corinth, and Gary Reed, of Lexington; a step-son, Kyle & Tantra Curtsinger, and their children, Demarcus & Kyah, of Lexington; a brother, Jeff (Suzanne) Reed, and sister, Donna (Gayle) Kelley, both of Carlisle; a niece, Gayla Jones and 3 nephews, Stephen Kelley and Cody & Caleb Reed.

A Graveside Service with Military Honors will be 2:00 P.M. Monday, August 28, 2017 at the Kentucky Veterans Cemetery-North in Williamstown by Pastor Terry Leap.

Visitation will be after 4:00 P.M. Sunday at Mathers-Gaunce Funeral Home with Masonic Rites at 7:00 P.M.

Memorial contributions are suggested to the Amity Lodge #40, P.O. Box 199, Millersburg, Kentucky 40348.

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Deanna & Kenny Smoot
   Posted Thu August 24, 2017
So sorry for your loss. Prayers for you during this difficult time. May you find comfort in knowing he is now at peace.

Linda (Vanlandingham) McGray
   Posted Fri August 25, 2017
So sorry to hear about your brother, I am thinking of you all. Linda

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