Funeral Services for Alice Kemmer Reed born October 21, 1926 known to family and friends as “Sallie” died at the age of 85 Tuesday, July 31, 2012. Mrs. Reed was at Baxter Medical Hospital in Mountain Home, AR; when she died. Services will be at Roller Citizens Funeral Home in West Memphis, AR at 2:00 Saturday, August 4. Visitation will be 12:00-2:00 Saturday before the service. Mrs. Reed was a member of First Baptist Church in West Memphis. Bro. Michael Weeks of Olive Branch will officiate the services.
Mrs. Reed was born in Marvell, AR and attended school there til she graduated in 1945. In 1963 she moved to West Memphis, AR., there she worked for NBC bank and later for Gurley and Coastal Oil Co. where she retired in 1991. After an illness she moved to Cherokee Village, AR. in May 2012.
Mrs. Reed leaves behind two daughters Sharon Ann Chastain Gosa of Olive Branch, MS. and Teresa Elaine Chastain of Cherokee Village, AR. She leaves six grandchildren Cindy Gosa Pitts of Hattiesburg, MS., Scott Gosa, Shelley Gosa, and Kimberly Gosa Coats all of Olive Branch, MS. Bryan Mathis of Cherokee Village, AR., and Amy Mathis of Las Vegas, Nevada. Eleven great grandchildren and two great great grandchildren. She also leaves three brothers Joe Kemmer and Don Kemmer of Marvell, Bob Kemmer of Brinkley, AR. and Kathy Kemmer Drennan of Lexa, AR.
She is proceeded in death by her father Roy Rollin Kemmer and mother Evelyn Kemmer and one brother Roy Kemmer all of Marvell, AR.