Bill Reed

Clyde William “Bill” Reed, 70, of Cobden, died at 8:34 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 2, 2016, at Integrity Healthcare of Cobden.

He was born on March 23, 1946, in Dongola, the son of Wendell and Wanda Reed.

He is survived by his four children, Christina Esparza of Tennessee, Richard Reed, Brandy Yancey and Bill Reed, all of Cobden; a sister, Mary Ann Emmons of Anna; 14 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; other family and many friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers and one sister.

Private memorial services will be held at a later date.

To leave online condolences for the family, visit

Rendleman & Hileman Funeral Home in Cobden is in charge of arrangements.

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