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Mary Duke McLeod Reed
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Birth: Aug. 9, 1923
Blenheim
Marlboro County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Jan. 1, 2012
West Columbia
Lexington County
South Carolina, USA

Born in Blenheim, SC, she was a daughter of the late Oswell Boyce McLeod Sr. and Mary Clifton Duke McLeod. Mrs. Reed graduated from Columbia High School and Columbia College and taught in elementary schools. She married Rev. J. O. "Joe" Reed Jr. in 1946 and served faithfully as a pastor's wife in 12 churches and was very active in all facets of church life. She was very creative and particularly enjoyed knitting and sewing.

Surviving are her husband, 1 daughter, 3 sons, 1 brother, 12 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by daughter Ellen Reed Fuseler, son John O. Reed, III, four sisters, and two brothers.

Services for Mrs. Reed, 88, were held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, January 4, 2012, in the chapel of Thompson Funeral Home of Lexington. The service was officiated by Rev. Rocky Purvis, Rev. Yu-Fong Chong and Rev. Charlton Bozard. 
 
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 Parents:
  Oswell Boyce McLeod (1891 - 1965)
  Mary Clifton Duke McLeod (1896 - 1984)
 
 Spouse:
  John Osborne Reed (1923 - ____)*
 
 Children:
  James McLeod Reed (1947 - 2014)*
  John Osborne Reed (1947 - 2004)*
  Mary Ellen Reed Fuseler (1952 - 2010)*
 
 Siblings:
  Margaret Ellen McLeod Edwards (1920 - 2010)*
  Martha Elizabeth McLeod Bozard (1920 - 2003)*
  Oswell Boyce McLeod (1921 - 1945)*
  Mary Duke McLeod Reed (1923 - 2012)
  Robert Clifton McLeod (1925 - 1991)*
  Mildred Kathryn McLeod (1927 - 1928)*
  Louise McLeod (1929 - 2005)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Greenlawn Memorial Park
Columbia
Richland County
South Carolina, USA
Plot: Section F
 
Created by: MaxieMum
Record added: Jan 02, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 82838347
Mary Duke <i>McLeod</i> Reed
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- MaxieMum
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- jujulynne
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