WALHALLA, S.C. — Maria Villegas Reed, age 25, of Walhalla, SC, passed Saturday, December 10, 2011 in Seneca, SC, and is now in the arms of Jesus.
A native of Johnson City, TN, she is the daughter of Pedro Villegas, Walhalla, SC, and Betty Gilliam, Johnson City. Mrs. Reed was a housewife and a Baptist. She loved her kids. She is preceded in death by her husband, Richie Reed in 2010.
Survivors in addition to her parents include her children, Nathaniel Elrod, age 5, Katlyn Elrod, age 3, and Mason Reed, 10 months old, all of Walhalla, SC; Aunt, Bertha Gilliam. Several cousins and uncles also survive.
The graveside service for Maria will be conducted at 2:00 P.M. Wednesday, December 14, 2011 from Maple Lawn Cemetery, Jonesborough. Active pallbearers will be selected from family and friends. Those who wish to attend the graveside service are asked to meet at the cemetery at 1:50 P.M. Wednesday.
Memories and condolences may be left for the family at www.appfh.net.
Appalachian Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 800 E. Watauga Ave., Johnson City, is serving the Reed Family. (423) 928-6111