Ralph Reed, 73, of Black Mountain, passed away quietly in his sleep surrounded by his sisters and family on Tuesday, July 2, 2019.
Ralph was born July 6, 1945 in Virginia to the late Ralph and Jerry Reed. He loved spending time with his nieces and nephews; and he enjoyed gardening, reading, traveling and water aerobics.
Ralph is survived by his sisters, Debbie Reed Kirkley (Dale) and Renee Raines (Tim); nieces and nephews, Aaron Kirkley, Nathan Kirkley, Lora Raines Brian (Shane), and Ryan Raines; and great niece and nephew, Addison Brian and Waylan Brian.
A private celebration of life service will be held at a later date.
The family would like to extend a sincere thank you for all the love and support they have received during this time.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Black Mountain Beautification Committee, PO Box 363, Black Mountain, NC 28711.