Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

August 18, 2013

Leonard Shirty Reed

Bluefield Daily Telegraph

MONTCALM — Leonard Shirty Reed, age 76, of Montcalm, passed away on Friday, August 16, 2013 at Bluefield Regional Medical Center.

Born on January 11, 1937 in WV, he was a son of the late Kertis and Mary Shrewsberry Reed. He had been a resident of Montcalm for most of his life and worked in the concrete industry for United Trans-Mix in Bluefield, VA.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his siblings, Delma Jennings, Curtis Reed, Donald Reed, Randall Reed, Harold Reed.

Survivors include: Children: Benny and Cindy Reed of Montcalm, Tammy and Danny Cook of Brushfork, Michael Reed of the Reed; 3 grandchildren. Sisters: Dama Bailey of Brushfork, Dorothy Harrison of Opp, AL, Ethel Asbury of Martinsville, VA.

Funeral services will be conducted on Monday, August 19, 2013 at 1:00 PM at the Cravens-Shires Funeral Home in Bluewell with Elder Lonnie Mullins officiating. Burial will follow at Woodlawn Memorial Park in Bluewell.

Friends may call on Sunday from 6-8 PM at the funeral home.

Online condolences will be accepted at

Cravens-Shires Funeral Home, 3431 Coal Heritage Road (Bluewell), Bluefield, WV 24701 is serving the family.