Vernor (Jim) Earl Reed

Vernor "Jim" Earl Reed, 87, died Feb. 11.

Mr. Reed was born Feb. 1, 1914, in Ohio.

A retired maintenance supervisor, he worked in Maricopa County in a large housing development. Mr. Reed was a wood worker, all-around handy man and enjoyed traveling and fishing. He also assisted with building the Beaver Creek Baptist Church where he was a member.

Survivors include his children, Sandra Kay Reed of Cornville; Nancy Irene Delinett and Jean Ann Reed of San Jose, Calif.; Cynthia Bales of Flagstaff; Larry Eugene Reed of Azle, Texas; Jerry Dean Reed and Robert Lee Reed of Phoenix; Richard Leroy Reed of Castro Valley, Calif.; Donald Ray Reed of Glendale; Stanley Kent Pedersen of Glendale; and over 100 grandchildren and great grandchildren. His wife Elaine preceded him in death in October 1998.

A memorial service will be held March 11 at the Beaver Creek Baptist Church in Rimrock, Ariz. at 2 p.m. at the direction of Westcott Funeral Home.

Memorial donations may be sent to: Beaver Creek Baptist Church, P.O. Box 479, Rimrock, Ariz., 86335.


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