Marie Campbell Reed, 87, of Candler, passed away at her home on Thursday, February 26, 2014.
A native of Buncombe Co., she was a daughter of the late George Arnold and Celia Elizabeth Rutherford Campbell. She was also preceded in death by her husband, John Harold Reed, two brothers, and three sisters.
Mrs. Reed is survived by her children Elaine R. Wood of Cedar Mountain, NC, Buck Reed (Kathy) of Cedar Mountain, NC, Elizabeth R. Martin (Rob) of Candler, and Karen R. Dills (Curtis) of Olive Branch, MS; sister Celia Campbell Gordon of Candler; five grandchildren; three step-grandchildren; ten great-grandchildren; and five step-great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday at Ridgeway Baptist Church, with the Rev. Jack Collins officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.
Her family will receive friends from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. Friday at Ridgeway Baptist Church.
If you wish, memorials may be made to CarePartners Hospice, PO Box 25338, Asheville, NC 28813, or to Ridgeway Baptist Church, 525 Old NC 19/23 Hwy, Candler, NC 28715.
Groce Funeral Home on Patton Ave. is assisting the family.