Freddie Reed Sr.

Published 12:01 am Friday, March 18, 2016

Aug. 10, 1942 – March 12, 2016

FERRIDAY — Services for Freddie Reed Sr., 73, of Ferriday, who died Saturday, March 12, 2016, at his residence, will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Concordia Funeral Home Chapel.

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Burial will follow at the Ferriday Cemetery under the direction of Concordia Funeral Home in Ferriday.

Visitation will be from 6 to 7 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Mr. Reed was born Aug. 10, 1942, in Houma, La., the son of Freddie and Kate Reed.

He was a retired truck driver.

He was preceded in death by his parents and two daughters, Lawanda and Cassandra Reed.

Survivors include his companion, Ollie Hampton of Ferriday; two sons, Freddie Reed Jr. and wife, LaKeisha Russin, and Jeffery Williams, all of New Orleans; one stepson, J.C. Hampton of Marksville, La.; two stepdaughters, Eulanda Lee of Ferriday and Laretha Hampton of North Carolina; one sister, Helen Lamark of Houma; three grandsons, Elijah A. Reed of New Orleans, Daniel Lee Young and Milton Young of Mississippi; and a number of cousins.

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