March 31, 1959 - February 17, 2022
Michael Eugene Reed, 62, entered into the loving arms of his Savior during the morning hours of Thursday (February 17, 2022). Mike was born on March 31, 1959 in Bristol, TN to Edward Eugene & Alma Jean (Cross ) Reed. Mike was a dedicated member of Avoca Christian Church where he served as an Elder. Mike enjoyed sharing his love of Jesus with others where he influenced so many lives. He was an employee of the Robinette Company for 23 years. Prior to his employment with the Robinette Company, Mike worked in the jewelry industry. In his younger years, Mike was an award winning athlete for East High School. Mike also enjoyed playing and coaching various sports. He was an avid UT fan, golfer, and cruiser. Mike was a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle, and friend; he will be greatly missed. Mike was preceded in death by his mother, Alma Jean (Cross ) Reed; paternal grandparents, Herman & Erma Reed; and maternal grandparents, Herman & Molly Cross. Left to cherish his memory are his loving wife of 40 years, Connie Lee (Watson) Reed; two daughters, Courtney & husband Cody Stidham and Shannon & husband Brandon Graham; father, Ed Reed; grandson, Reed Graham; brother, Mitchell Reed & wife Teresa; nephews, Ethan Reed & wife Sarah and Adam Reed & wife Sydney; their son, Dawson Reed; and a host of friends. The family will greet guests and share memories on Sunday (February 20, 2022) from 2 to 4 p.m. at Oakley-Cook Funeral Home and Crematory. A Celebration of Life Service will follow in the chapel of Oakley-Cook with Bobby Shelley officiating. The family would like to extend a special thank you to his neighbors and friends for all the kind and compassionate care that was both given and shown to Michael in his time of need. Online condolences may be made to the Reed family at www.oakley-cook.com. Oakley-Cook Funeral Home is honored to be serving the Reed family.
Michael Eugene Reed, 62, entered into the loving arms of his Savior during the morning hours of Thursday (February 17, 2022). Mike was born on March 31, 1959 in Bristol, TN to Edward Eugene & Alma Jean (Cross ) Reed. Mike was a dedicated member... View Obituary & Service Information
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