Stephen Larry Reed, Sr., 64, beloved husband, father and grandfather was called to his eternal resting place on September 11, 2017 surrounded by his loving family. He entered this world on February 10, 1953, born to Harry and Peggy Reed in Baton Rouge, LA. He was a hard worker, avid LSU fan and enjoyed fishing. He will always be known for his whitty demeanor and always able to make people laugh. He loved a good game of spades.
Stephen is survived by his wife, Stacey Russell Reed; 2 daughters, Shannon Dawson and husband, Robert and Sunny Lee; son, Stephen L. Reed, Jr. and wife, Crystal; 11 grandchildren, Robbie Dawson, Jeremy Dawson, Elizabeth Dawson, Tyler Milton, Brooklynn Lee, Hunter Lee, Trey Reed, Jacob Reed, Paul Shelton, Andrew Shelton and Isaiah Shelton; 2 sisters, Cheryl Dampeer and Jan Ramezan; and uncle, Scott Schoenbrodt.
Stephen is preceded in death by his parents, Harry Stephen and Peggy Schoenbrodt Reed.
Pallbearers will be Robbie Dawson, Jeremy Dawson, Trey Reed, Tyler Milton, Kevin Damper, Michael Damper, Jeff Ramezan and Jason Ramezan. Honorary pallbearers will be Jonathan Ramezan and David Russell.
Relatives and friends are invited to join the family for the visitation at Baker Funeral Home, 6401 Groom Road, Baker, LA, on Thursday, September 14, 2017, from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. The visitation will continue at Baker Funeral Home on Friday, September 15, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. until the funeral service at 11:00 a.m. officiated by Reverend Garlin Mizell. The burial and graveside service will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Baker, LA.
Family and friends may sign our online guestbook or leave a personal note to the family at www.bakerfuneralhomeonline.com
Steve will be missed by many of his coworkers, I had the pleasure of working and knowing Steve for many years at Zen-Noh...a knowledgeable Electrican, good leader, great Tiger and just a good person.
We'll miss you Steve
Ricky CreedSaint Amant, LA
My thoughts and prayers are with the family during this sad time. May be rest in peace.
Jamie RollinsCentral, LA
Shannon and Family,
Sending my condolences and prayers to you and your family! My God give all of you strength doing this difficult time. Hugs to each of you.
Janet (Guercio) Binning
Janet Guercio BinningBaton Rouge, LA
Stacy and family, I'm so sorry to have learned is Steve's death!😢 Know you are in my prayers and in my heart! Love and prayers Terri
Terri EasterlyBaker, IN
I will miss you more than words can say Tiger! You were my favorite spades partner. Although we never met in person I feel like I've known you all these years.
God Bless and keep your family safe and may he bring them comfort during this horrible time.
I'll truly miss you "TigerSteve" Spades will never be the same again.
All my Love and Prayers,
Brenda aka Lil Buckeye.
Brenda (Lil Buckeye)Largo, FL
My thoughts and prayers are with all of you. Mr. Steve will be missed by all who knew him.
Dusty Evans DickZachary, LA
Our thoughts and prayers are with your family.
Aundrea and John DaughtridgeAnderson, SC
We are stunned, we will continue to keep yall in our prayers. We truly understand how yall feel. God heals , and will always be with each and everyone of you.
God Bless and give yall strength.
Thoughts and prayers are with you all in this difficult time.
Tracy Jordan Pennington, NC
So very sorry to hear of Steve's passing. May God get you through this sorrowful time with his undying love. RIP Steve we will see you again.
Tammy RussellErwinville, LA
Love to all, miss you cuz
I'm sorry for your loss, your family will be in my thoughts and prayers.
Holly CallihanCentral, LA
Steve and I shared many ole memories from time to time that he could recall way quicker than I. Rest in peace my dear friend. We will meet in Glory
Cliff PersickLiberty, MS