Jean C. Reed, 67, a resident of Georgetown for the last 20 years, formerly of Wilmington passed away Thursday, June 12, 2014, at home. She was born in Wilmington, the daughter of Erna Cadden McNeal of Georgetown and the late Walter McNeal. She was a loan officer for Delaware Alliance Credit Union for 30 years, retiring in 2007. She was a member of the Salem U.M. Church in Bear. She enjoyed bowling, gardening, and enjoyed spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren.
She is survived by her husband of 49 years, James R. Reed; children, James R. Reed Jr. and wife Trudy of Newark and Patti Hammons and husband Troy of Georgetown; brother, Herb Cadden of Virginia; four grandchildren, James R. Reed III, Mark A. Reed, Ariel Hammons and Crystal Hanna; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, June 17, at 11 a.m., at Gracelawn Memorial Park, 2220 N. DuPont Hwy., New Castle, where friends may call after 10 a.m. Burial will follow. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to: Delaware Hospice Center, 100 Patriots Way, Milford, DE 19963. Arrangements handled by Short Funeral Services, Georgetown.