Bobbie Gene Reed, 81, of Amarillo died on Sunday, November 4, 2012.
Graveside services will be at 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at Memorial Park Cemetery. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.
Mr. Reed was born on September 6, 1931 in Hedley, Texas to Bill and Opal Reed. He served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean Conflict and he worked as a carpenter. Mr. Reed was a member of the Carpenters Union and Sheet Metal Lath Union from many years. He was a Christian.
He was preceded in death by a daughter, Beverly Kay Reed and a sister, Patricia Dawn Close.
Survivors include a son, Gary Reed of Amarillo; a brother, Billy Ray Reed and wife Bobby of Lake Jackson, Texas; two grandchildren, Colton Miles Reed and Aaron Bass, and numerous nieces and nephews.
The family suggests memorials be made to Olivia’s Angels in c/o BSA Hospice, 600 N. Tyler St., Amarillo, TX 79105.