Jesse Wiley Reed
Sunday, December 30, 2018 8:46 am
Jesse Wiley Reed, age 92, died Friday, December 28, 2018 at St. Thomas Rutherford Hospital. He was a native of Cannon County and the son of the late Hoyd Reed & Whyte Alexander Reed.
He was owner of Wiley Reed Construction Company, former Cannon County Road Commissioner and a veteran of World War II serving in the U. S. Army. He was a member of the Church of Christ. Wiley was a lifetime follower of Cannon County Basketball and Atlanta Braves.
Funeral services will be 10:00 AM Thursday, January 3, 2019 at the Chapel of Woodbury Funeral Home with Bros. Tim Knox and Charlie Gunter officiating. Burial will follow at Riverside Gardens with military honors. Visitation with the family will be Wednesday from 4:00 to 8:00 PM. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Cannon County Basketball Booster Club.