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"Mr. Gene" Reed

Eugene W. “Mr. Gene” Reed


Hickory Tavern



Eugene W. “Mr. Gene” Reed of the Hickory Tavern Community and husband of Norma Roper Reed passed away on Saturday, July 27, 2019.


He was born in New Eagle, Pennsylvania on August 6, 1945. Mr. Gene retired from the U.S. Navy after twenty-one years of service and also retired from the Medical University of South Carolina and the S.C. Prison System.


A visitation will be held from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. on Thursday, August 1, 2019, at Rabun Creek Baptist Church Fellowship Hall.


A private family celebration of Mr. Gene’s life will be held at a later date.


In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Laurens County Humane Society, P.O. Box 1600, Clinton, S.C. 29325.


Condolences can be expressed to the family at www.thekennedymortuary.com.


“Magnify the Lord with me. Come exalt His name together. Glorify the Lord with Me. Come exalt His name forever!”


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Norma, Joe and I want to express our sympathy as you go through this difficult time. We are thinking of you and the family and keeping you in our prayers. Joe and Dale Roper Campbell

Dale Campbell Jul 31 2019 12:00 AM

Norma, so sorry for your loss. Please accept our condolences and may our prayers help comfort you.

Joe & Sandra Hayes Jul 31 2019 12:00 AM

I was so sorry to learn of Genes
passing. My prayers and condolences are sent to you.
You will be in my prayers.

Janet Tabor Jul 30 2019 12:00 AM

Barry and I are so sorry for your loss. You have been in our thoughts and prayers and we are here if you need anything.
Barry and Margie Linder

Margie Linder Jul 30 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of "Mr. Gene" Reed

Carolynda Hall Thompson Jul 30 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of "Mr. Gene" Reed

Tammy King Turner Jul 30 2019 12:00 AM

Sweet Normie I am so very sorry. Please know that you are in my thoughts and prayers. Big hugs precious lady. God's blessings upon you.

Donna Allen Jul 30 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of "Mr. Gene" Reed

Leslie Pitts Jul 30 2019 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss, praying for you and your family

Pam Flynn Jul 30 2019 12:00 AM