Emily (Montgomery) Reed-Low

Monday, March 17, 2014

Emily Elizabeth (Montgomery) Reed Low was born December 17, 1921 in Memphis, Tenn. She passed away March 11, 2014, at the age of 92, in Kennett, Mo.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Lizzie Harper and John Casey Montgomery; one sister, Annie Montgomery Riggle; three brothers, James Casey Montgomery, Johnny Vernon Montgomery and James Albert Montgomery and one son, Michael Harlon Reed.

She is survived by four children, Hellon Reed Bageant (Harry) of Piggott, Ark., Patrick Reed (Patricia) of Blytheville, Ark., Ruby Reed Mullins of Senatobia, Miss. and Charlotte Reed Voyles (Paul) of Ft. Walton Beach, Fla.

She also leaves 11 grandchildren, numerous great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren and nieces and nephews, along with her husband, V. T. Low, of Dermott, Ark.

She chose to follow the example of her son, and be a donor to the Genesis Medical Education Program.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to the American Cancer Society.