Herman Hershal Reeder

Herman Hershal Reeder

Male 1918 - 1998  (80 years)

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  • Name Herman Hershal Reeder 
    Born 6 May 1918  Fort Smith, Sebastian County, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 24 Oct 1998  Lubbock, Lubbock County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I11161  Casburn Family
    Last Modified 27 Jun 2017 

    Family Patricia Ruth Casburn,   b. 8 Mar 1908, Graham, Young County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Nov 1993, Hurst, Tarrant County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 24 Feb 1961  Eastland County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Divorced 30 Apr 1968  Eastland County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 27 Jun 2017 
    Family ID F5237  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Herman Hershal 'Skeeter' Reeder
    Herman Hershal "Skeeter" Reeder

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    Herman Hershal \'Skeeter\' Reeder
    Herman Hershal \"Skeeter\" Reeder

  • Notes 
    • Herman Reeder
      Published: Tuesday, October 27, 1998
      Graveside memorial services for Herman H. "Skeeter" Reeder, 80, of Lubbock will be at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday in Resthaven Memorial Park with Sonny Welch officiating.
      Services are under direction of Resthaven Funeral Home.
      Reeder died Saturday, Oct. 24, 1998, in University Medical Center.
      He was born May 6, 1918, in Fort Smith, Ark. He graduated from Fort Smith High School. He was a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers veteran of World War II. He was a prisoner of war. He married Nellie Cockrell on Dec. 19, 1975. He was a retired explosives engineer. He was a member of LUNA, and he was a host at the Ranching Heritage Center. He was a "cowboy" teacher's aid with the Lubbock Independent School District. He was a life member of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2012 of Abilene.
      Survivors include his wife; three daughters, Linda Hammer, Becky Knutson and Pam Long, all of Oklahoma; two sons, Joe and Greg, both of Oklahoma; two stepchildren, David McElwee of Lubbock and Catherine Cordova of San Angelo; a foster daughter, Vicki Goheen of Pampa; three sisters, Mertha Dragulski and Thelma Harrington, both of Fort Smith and Theo Self of Waldron, Ark.; 14 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
      The family suggests memorials to the Ranching Heritage Center, American Cancer Society of the American Heart Association.
      The body will be at the funeral home today.