Chris Reed

Chris Reed, 32, passed away peacefully on May 4th, 2022 surrounded by loved ones after battling a brief illness. He graduated from Powell High School in 2007 and went on to graduate from the University of Tennessee in 2012 with a bachelor’s in mathematics. He worked for many years as a system analyst at Clayton Homes. He loved spending time watching Vols college football, and nerding out about anything Marvel, superhero, and everything in the sifi genera. Chris was a realist and let you know his opinions about anything, even if you didn’t want to know.

He was preceded in death by grandfathers Bruce Reed, George Jones, Jr, and Carl Morris.

Chris is survived by his loving wife Leslie Reed; beloved dog Daisy Reed; parents Ed and Tammy Reed; brother Tyler Reed; nephew Hendrick Reed; grandmothers Micky Reed, Faye Jones; mother-in-law LuAnne Setzer; brother-in-law Matthew Turpin and family; nanny Mary Morris; and many aunts and uncles and many friends.

A celebration of life will be held on Sunday May 8th, 4 o’clock at Fountain City Presbyterian Church, 500 Hotel Road, Knoxville, TN 37918. In lieu of flowers, the family ask that you donate to the Cancer Support Community of East Tennessee.  

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