Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)


January 3, 2014

Kathryn Reed 1923-2014

GREENUP — Kathryn Louise Reed, 90, of Knoxville, Tenn., formerly of Greenup, went to be with the lord Thursday, Jan. 3, 2014, in Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center in Knoxville.

She was born July 12, 1923, in Greenup, a daughter of the late Walter and Polly Hurst Brown.

She was a member of the Greenup Christian Church, a retired college counselor for the University of Kentucky and was affectionately known by her family as Mamaw Tacky.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two sisters, Sybil McCoy and Ethel McBrayer.

She is survived by a daughter, Polly Jane Conley of Knoxville; two granddaughters, Kathryn Jane Conley and Laura Michele Howard; and four great-grandchildren, Lily Kathryn Bunch, John Caden Howard, Conner Scott Howard and Cash Jacob Howard.

Graveside services will be at 1 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 5, 2014, at the Brick Union Cemetery in Lloyd, by Brother Mike Dennis.

There will be no visitation.

In lieu of flowers, the family request donations be made to the Greenup Christian Church, 711 Main St., Greenup, KY 41144.

Wright’s Funeral Home in Greenup is in charge of arrangements.

Condolences may be made at wrightsfuneralhome.com.  


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