Grady Reed, Jr.

Passed 01/12/2020

Obituary for Grady Reed, Jr.

Mr. Grady Reed, 76 of Columbus, GA passed Sunday, January 12, 2020 in Columbus, GA.

Mr. Grady Reed, Jr., 76, of Columbus, GA passed Sunday, January 12, 2020 in Columbus, GA. Funeral service will be 12 noon EST, Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at New Hope Baptist Church with Rev. Mark Walker, pastor and Rev. Bobby Rutledge, officiating. Interment will follow in Ft. Mitchell National Cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday, January 21, 2020 from 4-7 p.m. EST.

Mr. Grady was born June 15, 1943 in Baton Rouge, LA to the late Grady Reed, Sr. and the late Armiller Reed. He served in the United States Army, worked as a correctional officer, and was a member of the Modern Free & Accepted Masons of the World, Inc.

Survivors include his wife, Rose Reed; six daughters, Nannette Simmons, Grayce Reed, Melissa Reed, Chearinena (Reginald) Reed Murphy, Regina Reed, and Ashanti Tapley; two sons, Grady (Shay) Reed III and Uriel (Beverly) Reed; four siblings, Ada Tellis, Johnnie Mae Broadous, Shadraek Reed and Ike Reed; 25 grandchildren; 16 great grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.


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So sorry to hear of Grady's passing. I worked with him at Rutledge prison many years ago.

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The Jackson Family in Bastrop, Texas offer our condolences to the Grady Reed, Jr. Family for your lost. As a part of the Ike Reed Family we join with you in celebrating his life and legacy and mourn his passing.

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The Reed family in Orlando, Florida and Laurel, Maryland send our heartfelt condolences to the Grady Reed family in Columbus, Georgia. Our prayers are for strength, comfort and peace for your family. May God’s loving arms embrace all of you during your bereavement. Love you all Pauline Reed Vicki Rutland-Hales Vaughn Reed John Reed, Jr Quentin Reed Paul Reed Michelle Reed

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The Reed family in Orlando, Florida and Laurel, Maryland send our heartfelt condolences to the Grady Reed family in Columbus, Georgia. Our prayers are for strength, comfort and peace for your family. May God’s loving arms embrace all of you during your bereavement. Love you all Pauline Reed Vicki Rutland-Hales Vaughn Reed John Reed, Jr Quentin Reed Paul Reed Michelle Reed

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Our Reed family, in Florida, would like to express our deepest sympathy for the loss of our brother, brother-in-law, and uncle. We are praying for the strength of Grady's immediate family, in Columbus. Ike and Zera Reed Deltona, Florida

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Our staff will continue to keep your family in our prayers. We thank you for allowing us to serve your family.

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