8/17/12 — Clara Mae Phillips Reed

Funeral services for Mrs. Clara Mae  Phillips Reed, age 88, of Manchester, will be conducted at 1:00 PM on Friday,  August 17, 2012 at Manchester Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Thaddeus Ashby  officiating. 

Burial will follow in  Zion Hill Cemetery in Hillsboro. 

Visitation with the family will be from 5:00 PM until 9:00 PM on Thursday  evening at the funeral home. 

Mrs.  Reed passed away at her residence Wednesday  morning.

Mrs. Reed was born in Guntersville, AL,  the daughter of the late Monroe and Marry Ann Estes Phillips. 

She was a homemaker and attended St.  Paul Methodist Church.

In addition to her parents, Mrs. Reed  was also preceded in death by her husband, Houston Reed; a daughter, Patricia  Ann Lowry; a son-in-law, Earnest Hollon; five brothers, Fred, Jessie, Edward,  Houston and Monroe Phillips; and three sisters, Vernia Brown, Lorine Reed, and  Valton Vincent.

Clara is survived by one son, Bobby Joe  Reed of Manchester; two daughters, Bonnie Louise Hollon of Centertown and  Shirley Sue (Roger) Lowry of Manchester; 10 grandchildren, 14 great  grandchildren and 8 great, great grandchildren, several nieces and nephews, and  two special nephews, Billy and Rammond Heflin.

Manchester Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.