Wallace E. "Gene" Reed, 75, of Stanford, died Thursday, Feb. 5.
A native of Lincoln County, he was born Oct. 26, 1933, to the late Lon and Bessie Bastin Reed. He was a farmer, a Kentucky Colonel, member of Lincoln County Cattleman's Association and an avid UK fan.
He was also preceded in death by two brothers Sherman and Danny Reed.
Survivors include his wife, Charlotte Wilcop Reed; two sons, Mike (Vickie) Reed of Stanton and Jeff (Teresa) Reed of Waynesburg; a brother, Norman Reed of Danville; four grandchildren, Casey and Morgan of Waynesburg and Katie and Anna Nell of Stanton; and four nephews.
Visitation will be Saturday, Feb. 7 from 5 to 9 at Spurlin Funeral Home in Stanford.
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 8 at Spurlin Funeral Home with Revs. Johnny Thompson and Don Scilley officiating. Burial will be in Highland Methodist Church Cemetery.