Mar. 14, 1908 Harrisburg Saline County Illinois, USA
Sep. 27, 1996 Williamson County Illinois, USA
Born to Ellis R. & Daisy Wright Reed. Married Ferne Travelstead in 1931. Two chldren predeceased: Merilyn Rae 1932-1932, Ellis W. 1941-1971. One daughter Carolyn Ann Reed Brown. Was carpenter and coal miner. Killed in car accident near Lake of Egypt.