Ernest Ray Reed

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Ernest Ray Reed

November 06, 1966 - November 30, 2018

Ernest Ray Reed Ernest R. Reed, 52, died unexpectedly Friday, Nov. 30, at his home.
He was born Nov. 6, 1966, in Hazard, Kentucky.
On Feb. 1, 1985, he married Melissa Ison in Hazard.
She survives along with three sons, Alex (Tori) Reed, Goshen, Ernest (fiance, Christine) Reed, Sturgis, Michigan, and Raymond Reed, Goshen; four grandchildren, Felicity, Natalie, Kacy and Jaxon; his mother, Ruth (Newberry) Fortune; brother, Charles (Delora) Reed, Topeka; two brothers-in-law, Frankie Newberry and Chuck Russell; and a host of extended relatives.
He was preceded in death by his father, James Ernest Reed.
Mr. Reed worked as a supervisor at Lippert Components. He was a fan of the Chicago Cubs, University of Kentucky and Star Wars.
Visitation will be Wednesday, Dec. 5, from 4 to 8 p.m. at Yoder-Culp Funeral Home, Goshen, where a 1 p.m. funeral service will take place Thursday, Dec. 6. Pastor Phillip Lucas, Ashley Love Divine Baptist Church, will officiate.
Burial will follow at Oakridge Cemetery, Goshen.
Contributions may be given to the family in their time of need.
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Published on December 3, 2018
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