April 23, 1928 ~ August 4, 2019
Born in: Old Fort, NC
Resided in: Arden, NC
Opal Reed, 91, of Arden, died Sunday, August 4, 2019 at Universal Healthcare Center in Fletcher.
A native of McDowell County, she was a daughter of the late Michael and Esther Huntley Reed. She was also preceded in death by five sisters and two brothers.
Opal loved her family and is survived by one son, Bill Reed and his wife, Lynn; one granddaughter, Andrea Matthews; two great-grandsons, Garrett and Graham Matthews; one sister, June Freck; one brother, Arnold Reed, as well as several nieces and nephews.
A graveside service will be held at 11:00 AM on Friday, August 9, 2019 at Green Hills Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorial donations be made in Opal’s name to First Baptist Spartanburg, 250 East Main Street, Spartanburg, SC 29306.
Groce Funeral Home at Lake Julian is assisting the family.