John F. Reed Jr.
76, of Hannibal

John F. Reed Jr., 76, of Hannibal, Missouri, died at 4:50 a.m. Thursday, January 10, 2013, at Willow Care Center in Hannibal.
Funeral Services will be at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, January 12, 2013, at the James O’Donnell Funeral Home in Hannibal. Pastor Jack Kennedy will officiate. Burial will be at Mt. Olivet Cemetery in Hannibal.
Visitation will be from noon until the time of services Saturday at the James O’Donnell Funeral Home.
Mr. Reed was born March 1, 1936, in Hannibal, Missouri to John F. and Essie I. Dorn Reed Sr.
He was married to Helen L. Roe on January 18, 2002, in Hannibal, MO. She survives.
Other survivors include 1 son, John Wayne Reed of Junction City, Kansas; 2 daughters: Ruby Davis of Hope, Kansas, and Diana Reed of O’Fallon, MO; 2 step sons: Jay Luoma of Hannibal, MO, Lynn Luoma of Hannibal, MO; 1 step-daughter: Peggy Shephard (Clint) of New London, MO; 1 Brother, Melvin Reed of Hannibal, MO; 3 sisters, Betty Moyers (Bob) of Hannibal, MO, Jenny Flowers (Jerry) of Perry, MO, and Sheila Flowers of Hannibal, MO and several grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by his parents and several brothers and sisters.
Mr. Reed was a United States Navy Veteran. He was the owner and operator of West Side Cab for over 50 years. John started driving a cab when he was 16 years old. He enjoyed playing pool and listening to country music.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude’s Children Hospital in care of the James O’Donnell Funeral Home.
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