Margaret Alice Reed, age 78 of Burton, passed away on Tuesday (Jan. 9, 2018) at Ruby Memorial Hospital. She was born June 11, 1939 at Joetown, a daughter of the late Otis Ross Martin and Connie May Hays Martin.
She is survived by two sons, James Ross Reed and wife Tammie of Glovers Gap and Charles Earl Reed and companion Becky Stout of St. Leo; four grandchildren, Eric and Michelle Reed of Glovers Gap, Coty and Jessica Reed of Mannington, Bethany and Joey Slater of Joetown, and Landon and Raelyn Leonard of St. Leo; four brothers, Denzil and Darlene Martin of Ohio, Calvin and Cathern Martin of Monongah, Donald and MaryAnn Martin of Ice's Run, and Robert and Ethel Martin of Rymer; three sisters, Charlotte Kuhn of Burton, Dorothy Hendershot of Dents Run, and Vida "Jeanie" and Dave Hill of Moundsville.
In addition to her parents, Margaret was preceded in death by her husband, James Reed who died Aug. 23, 2007; a son, Donnie Reed; two sisters-in-law and a brother-in-law; an infant son and an infant brother.
Margaret was a longtime member of the Calvary Baptist Church in Mannington. She enjoyed working in the garden tending to her vegetables and flowers. She also enjoyed traveling.
Family and friends may call from 2-8 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 11 at Masters Funeral Home, 209 Main St Mannington. Funeral services with be held on Friday, Jan. 12 at the Calvary Baptist Church in Mannington, where Mrs. Reed will lie in state from 10-11 a.m. with funeral services beginning at 11 a.m. with Pastor Lee Bowman officiating. Interment will be at Greene Cemetery in Dents Run. Online condolences may be left for the family at www.mastersfuneralhomewv.com
Published on January 11, 2018