Myrtis Syble Price Reed

Services for Myrtis Syble Price Reed, 88, of Wells, will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, April 3, 2008, in the Oakley-Metcalf Funeral Home Chapel, with Kevin Somerville officiating. Interment will follow in the Alto City Cemetery.

Mrs. Reed was born January 28, 1920, in Angelina County, Texas, the daughter of the late Eula (Grisham) and Walter H. Price. She passed away Tuesday, April 1, 2008, in a Wells nursing facility.

Mrs. Reed was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She enjoyed playing "42", fishing, reading westerns, and just loved life in general. She was a member of the Methodist Church in Cold Springs.

Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Sylvia and Marvin Malnar of Lufkin; son and daughter-in-law, Ray and Debbie Reed of Lufkin; granddaughter and husband, Becky and Rodney Dorman of Lufkin; grandsons, Burl E. Hartnett, Jr., Raymond Reed, both of Lufkin, Chris Reed of Dallas and Michael Reed of Lufkin; great-grandchildren, Kevin Bryan, Kristina Bryan and Kyle Renfro.

In addition to her parents, Mrs. Reed was preceded in death by her husband, John W. Reed; and two granddaughters, Karen Bryan and Anita Reed.

Pallbearers will be Raymond Reed, Chris Reed, Michael Reed, Kevin Bryan, William Myers and Rodney Dorman.

The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Wednesday evening at Oakley-Metcalf Funeral Home.

Oakley-Metcalf Funeral Home, directors