Reed, James "Steve" (Tunnel Hill)

Friday, September 21, 2018

James “Steve” Reed, age 71, of Tunnel Hill, passed away Thursday, September 20, 2018.

Mr. Reed was preceded in death by his parents, J.A. and Charlotte Reed; brother, Rick Reed; and infant son, Scott Reed.

Survivors include his loving wife, Mickey Reed of Tunnel Hill; daughter and son-in-law, Stephanie and Michael Loggins of Rock Spring; brother and sisters-in-law, Randy and Linda Reed of Tunnel Hill, and Wanda Ragan of Dawsonville; grandson, Drew Russ; nieces and nephews also survive.

A memorial service will be held Sunday, Sept. 23, at 4 p.m. at Tunnel Hill United Methodist Church with Rev. Jay Tenney and Rev. Dr. Mike Shearon officiating.  

The family will receive friends at Tunnel Hill UMC on Sunday, Sept. 23, from 2 p.m. until the service time at 4 p.m. 

In lieu of flowers, the family request donations be made to Tunnel Hill United Methodist Church.

Funeral arrangements are by Julian Peeples Funeral Home, Rocky Face. For more information, call 706-272-9777.


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