Anita “Squeak” Reed

Anita Jane “Squeak” Reed, 51, of Berea, W.Va., passed away on April 16, 2013, under the loving care of her family.

She was born on Aug. 4, 1961, in Cleveland, Ohio, a daughter of Elmer Oliver Williams of Salem, W.Va., and the late Marie Ann Yucheck Williams. “Squeak” enjoyed her grandchildren, traveling especially by motorcycle, and antiques.

In addition to her father, “Squeak” is survived by her husband of 16 years, Tom A. Reed; sons, Brian Bell of Harrisville, Michael Bell of Berea and Jesse Reed of Little Hocking; daughter, Tammy Miller and Robert of Parkersburg; 10 grandchildren; brother, Steve Harter; and sisters, Marsha Williams and Doris Williams. In addition to her mother, “Squeak” was preceded in death by her brother, Anthony Williams.

The funeral will be 1 p.m. Friday at Leavitt Funeral Home, Parkersburg, with Pastor Brady Stephens officiating. Burial will be at the Pine Grove Methodist Cemetery in Berea. Visitation will be 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. Thursday, and for one hour prior to the service Friday.

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