Larry "Porky" Reed, 60

August 16, 2010
  • Larry "Porky" Reed

OCT. 2, 1949-AUG. 14, 2010

HANCOCK - Larry "Porky" Reed, 60, of Corner Road, Hancock, Md., died Saturday, Aug. 14, 2010, at Washington County Hospital, Hagerstown, Md.

Born Oct. 2, 1949, in Berkeley Springs, W.Va., he was the son of Venetta Weller Reed of Hancock and the late James Reed Sr.

He was formerly a supervisor with C. William Hetzer.

He was a member of Orchard Ridge First Church of God, Hancock.

Besides his mother, he is survived by his wife, Pauline Y. Mason Reed; three sons, Bradley Reed of Big Cove Tannery, Pa., and Johnny Reed and Pudge Reed, both of Hancock; three sisters, Sharon Reed of Hancock, D. Wilma Powell of Clear Spring, Md., and Deborah Stouffer of Hagerstown; one brother, James Reed Jr. of Hancock; three grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by one daughter, Tammy Reed.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, Aug. 21, at 6 p.m. at Orchard Ridge First Church of God, Hancock. The Rev. Jeff Hawbaker will officiate. Burial will be at the convenience of the family.


The family will receive friends Saturday from 5 to 6 p.m. at the church.

Contributions may be made to Orchard Ridge First Church of God, Orchard Ridge Road, Hancock, MD 21750.

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