Joe Wendell Reid, 76, of Aurora, died Friday, March 14, 2014, in Bridgeport.
Funeral is 2 p.m. Tuesday, March 18, at Coker-Hawkins Funeral Home in Decatur with burial at Aurora Cemetery. Visitation is 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Pallbearers will be Mickey Reid, Travis Reid, Mark Keeton, Andy Keeton, Bailey Kemp and Tyler Kemp.
Wendell was born March 31, 1937, in Decatur to Ovid Burch and Etta Mae (Harwell) Reid. He married Darlene Forsyth Feb. 9, 1957, in Fort Worth. He was a retired toolmaker for Lockheed-Martin.
He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Darlene Reid of Aurora; daughters Karen Keeton and husband, Mark, of Haslet, and Pam Kemp of Boyd; son Mickey Reid and wife, Judy, of Rhome; grandchildren Travis Reid and wife, Sarah, Amy Moreland and husband, Michael, Lindsay Kemp, Jessica Keeton, Andrew Keeton and Tyler Kemp; great-grandchildren Dashal Reid and Collins Reid; brother Perry Reid and wife, Debbie; nephew Coby Reid and wife, Cherri; and many friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents.