Reed, Thomas Eugene
GORDONVILLE ? Graveside services for Thomas Eugene Reed, 78, will
be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 31, 2008, at Collinsville Cemetery, Collinsville,
Texas with Rev. Rusty Waller officiating. Services are under the direction
of Meador Funeral Home in Whitesboro. Family visitation will be from 6
to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2008 at the funeral home.
Mr. Reed passed away on Jan. 28, 2008 in Gordonville.
Thomas Eugene was born on April 4, 1929 in Collinsville to Kelly
White and Agnes (Baker) Reed. He married Patsy Arnold on Oct. 2, 1948.
He was a member of First Baptist Church of Gordonville. Thomas was a truck
driver for Denton Brothers Trucking in Collinsville; he had a passion for
the trucking business. Thomas loved his family and his animals.
He is survived by his wife, Patsy Reed of Gordonville; sons, Ronnie
Reed of Whitesboro and Mark Reed of Seagoville; a daughter, Sherry Burkhalter
and husband Randy of Sherman; sister, Linda Reasor of Whitesboro; brother-in-law,
Lynn Arnold of Gordonville and two grandchildren, Brad Burkhalter of Dallas
and Brianna Reed of North Liberty, Iowa.
Pallbearers are: Franky L. Denton, Keith Hughes, Norman Denton,
Gary Worthington, Jimmy Turpen and Joe Young.---The Sherman Herald Democrat,
March 23, 2008