Fern Tucker Reed, age 77, of Brownwood passed away Oct. 25, 2008, at Brownwood Regional Medical Center. Mrs. Reed was born Aug. 14, 1931, in Blackwell, Texas, to F.L. “Tuck” and Dot Tucker. Mrs. Reed raised her family in Coyanosa, Texas, and worked in Odessa for many years, most recently she was employed by Hamilton’s Department Store in Brownwood. She married Bobby Reed on May 6, 2001, in Sweetwater, Texas, and was a member of the Bangs First Baptist Church.

She is survived by her husband, Bobby Reed of Brownwood; son, Gary Boyd and wife Maurine of San Angelo; daughter, Dyan Bramwell and husband Rod of Tulsa, Okla.; grandchildren, Justin Boyd, Dillon Boyd, Steven Simicek and wife Rebecca, and Casey Bramwell; two brothers, Bill Tucker and wife Marie of South Dakota, and Earl Tucker of Lufkin, Texas; and a sister-in-law, Sue Tucker of Merkel.

She was preceded in death by her parents, F.L. “Tuck” and Dot Tucker; a sister, Patsy Tucker; and a brother, Lee Tucker.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2008, in the Davis-Morris Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Paul Blake officiating. Interment will follow in Eastlawn Memorial Park.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday evening at Davis-Morris Funeral Home. Davis-Morris Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.