Lowell E. ‘Red’ Reed age 89, of Lima and formerly of Rush County, IN and Cambridge, IN, died 1:13 p.m., Wed. Dec. 25, 2013 . He was born Oct. 15, 1924 in Mays, IN to Harvey and Lavon Perkins Reed. He married Mary Jones who preceded him in death March 17, 2001.
Mr. Reed had been the Media Director for Michigan International Speedway for 42 years, was a 40 year volunteer with St. Rita’s Medical Center and had received the first Citizenship Award in Allen County, Ohio. He served in the U. S. Marine Corp. during WW II.
Survivors include 2 sisters: Mildred Allen of Cambridge, Indiana and Norma Jean Smith of Dublin, Indiana and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by a brother Alfred Reed of San Antonio, TX