Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory

Carol A. Reed

12/4/1935 - 1/16/2012


PEKIN ~ Carol Ann Reed, 76, of Pekin, passed away at 4:40 p.m. Monday, January 16, 2012 at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria.

She was born December 4, 1935 in Pekin to Charles O. and Evelyn (Winters) Phillips.

Surviving are her daughters, Patty Showens and Lee Ann (Nicholas) Neavear, both of Pekin; two grandchildren, Matthew Hamson and Amy (Leif) Hadden, both of Pekin; and one great-grandchild, Riley Hadden of Pekin.

She was preceded in death by her parents, one sister, Judith Shelton and one grandson, Ritchie Neavear.

Carol was a member of the First United Presbyterian Church in Pekin.

She had worked as the latchkey supervisor at Jefferson School for several years.  She later worked as a Grandma at the YWCA in Pekin.

Her graveside service will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, January 21, 2012 at Glendale Memorial Gardens in Pekin.  Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory in Pekin is in charge of arrangements.

Memorial contributions may be given to the Tazewell Animal Protective Society at 100 Taps Ln. Pekin, IL 61554.