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Jerry L. Reed

Jerry Lee Reed, 76, New Salisbury, died Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2011, at Clark Memorial Hospital in Jeffersonville.
Born July 25, 1935, in New Albany, he was the son of the late Carl C. Sr. and Nancy Rothrock Reed.
He was a retired general contractor from the former C.G.R. Building & Development in Louisville.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by three sisters, Betty J. and Mary Ellen Reed and Patricia J. Haynes.
Survivors include his wife, the former Annetta C. Breeden; four sons, Jerry K. Reed Sr. of Shepherdsville, Ky., Kenneth J. Reed of Mobile, Ala., Jeffrey C. Reed Sr. of Borden and Jonathan R. Reed of New Salisbury; a daughter, Gina Marie White of Louisville; two brothers, Carl C. (Corky) Reed Jr. of Crandall and Harry J. Reed of Branchville; three sisters, M. Joy Koopman of Floyds Knobs and Eva Kay Richards and Wilma J. Reed, both of Borden; six grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Visitation: Saturday, Sept. 3, from 2 to 8 p.m. and Sunday, Sept. 4, after noon at Swarens Funeral Home in Ramsey.
Funeral: Sunday, Sept. 4, at 2 p.m. at the funeral home with burial in Bethlehem Cemetery near Crandall.