Robert Martin Reed, Sr.

Robert Reed, Sr.

Robert "Bob" Reed was born in Houston, TX on June 29, 1935. He passed away on Saturday, August 16, 2014.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Marshall and Felicana Reed; brother, Paul Reed; and nephews, Thomas Reed and  Stephen Reed.

Robert is survived by his wife of 50 years, Patricia Reed; sons, Robert Reed Jr. and Sam Reed; grandsons, Justin Reed and Colin Reed; and many nieces and nephews.

Robert resided in the South Belt area for 42 years. He worked in the auto parts industry most of his life. He was a partner and manager of Fischers Auto Parts for 17 years until retirement in 2000. He was well known in the community and was especially liked by his employees.

The gathering of family and friends will be held at Carnes Funeral Home, 1102 Indiana Street, South Houston, TX 77587 beginning on Friday, August 29, 2014 at 1 PM with the memorial service following at 2 PM. After the memorial service, he will be laid to rest at Lawndale Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made in remembrance of Bob to the charity of their choice.