April 4, 1918 – August 29, 2019

Edna Pearl Reeder, 101 years, formerly of Tollesboro, Kentucky, and currently of Seaman, Ohio, passed away Thursday, August 29, 2019, at the Hospice of Hope Ohio Valley Inpatient Center, Seaman, Ohio.

Edna was born in Lewis County, Kentucky, on April 4, 1918, to the late Wade Hampton Hord and Lovell P (Sowards) Hord.

Edna was a devoted homemaker and housewife. She was a member of the Tollesboro Christian Church and a founding member of the Hickory Nutters Homemakers, in which she had 25 years of perfect attendance.

Edna’s survivors include her daughter Lois McCormick; two grandsons, Bill D (Marsha) McCormick and John D McCormick; two great-grandsons, Robert P McCormick and Austin R McCormick, all of Seaman, Ohio; a sister, Virginia Nuss, Of Bardstown, Kentucky; and several nieces and nephews.

Edna was preceded in death by her husband of 52 years, Everett “Pete” Reeder, who died on September 18, 1989; a son-in-law, John R McCormick; four brothers, Roy, Woodrow, Willard, and William Hord; and four sisters, Rosa Ryan, Kathleen Berry, Mary Ethel Campbell, and Pauline Bierlin.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, August 31, 2019, at 1:00 PM, at the Tollesboro Christian Church, in Tollesboro, Kentucky, with Rev. Layne Wagner officiating. Friends and family may pay their respects during visiting hours beginning at 11:00 AM.

Burial will be in the Hillcrest Garden of Memories, at Plumville, Kentucky.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial donations be made in Edna’s name to the Hospice of Hope, 909 Kenton Station Road, Maysville, Kentucky 41056.

Funeral arrangements are being handled by the Wallace-Thompson Funeral Home, Lewis-Sullivan Chapel. Please visit us at www.wallacethompsonfuneralhomes.com to sign our online guestbook.


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