Melvin Reed Sr.
GREENVILLE — Graveside services for Melvin Reed Sr., 73, of Greenville, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 29, 2020, at Lakewood Cemetery, Greenville, with the Rev. Amos Gilmore officiating. He died Aug. 19, 2020, at South Sunflower County Hospital, Indianola. Services are under the direction of T.L. Redmon Funeral Home, Cleveland.
Survivors include his wife, Delois Reed, of Greenville; sons, Melvin Reed Jr., of Detroit, Carl Taylor and Melvin Reed III, both of Greenville, Kenneth Reed, of Atlanta, Stedmon Tolliver, of Jackson, and Kendell Reed, of Charlotte, NC; daughter, Latoya Smith, of Plano, TX; brothers, Elder Eugene Reynolds, of Pittsburg, CA, Robert Lee Smith and Emmett Reed, of Mayersville, Jerome Reed, of Jackson, Lorenzo Reed, of Marietta, GA, and Horace Reed, of Greenville; sisters, Josie Funchess, of Colorado Springs, CO, Patricia Bernard, of Jackson, and Linda Mullins, of Little Rock; and a host of grandchildren and great-grandchildren.