Elaine Frey 'Totsie’ Reed


A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, July 7, 2014 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Iota for Martha Elaine Frey “Totsie” Reed, 78, who died July 5, 2014 at Camelot Brookside Nursing Home in Jennings.

Fr. Jude Thierry, Pastor of St. Joseph Catholic Church will be officiating for the services.  The family is requesting visiting hours to be held Sunday from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. and Monday from 8 a.m. to the time of service. A rosary will be recited at 7:00 p.m. Sunday.  Interment will be in St. Joseph Cemetery.

She is survived by seven children, Keith and his wife, Carol, John and his fiancé Simonne, Brent and his wife, Naomi, Norman and his wife, Shelia, Annette Bertrand and her husband, Ronnie, Ricky Reed, and Donna Kaye Andrepont and her husband, Lloyd; one sister, Berta Green; twenty-two grandchildren, Donnie Paul and his wife, Tonya, Tonya and her husband, Jeff, John Shane and his wife, Dawn, Cody and his wife, Brooke, David and his wife, Roleisha, Chris and his wife, Evan, Shawn and his wife, Michelle, Steven and his fiancé, Randi, Stacy, Randy and his fiancé, Keisha, Robby and his wife, Jena, Blake and his fiancé Brooke, Kyle, Sam, Chris, Luke, Gracie, Robyn, Landon, Liam, Blake, and Aaron; twenty-six great-grandchildren, Savannah, Garrett, Blake, Taylor, Rylan, Caroline, Beau, Kaylan, Katie, Zack, Bailey, Ellie, Seth, Aidan, Kalob, Cadence, Jack, Gabe, Lexie, Allison, Randy, Jr., Parker, Adalyn, Cameron, Cayli, Caydance; and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts, uncles, and friends.

Totsie is preceded in death by her husband of 50 years, Richard Reed; her parents, August “Red” and Etta Marie Fox Frey; one grandchild, Travis “P-Paul” Reed; and one great-grandchild, Alexaver Reed.

The pallbearers will be Donnie Reed, Cody Reed, David Reed, Steven Reed, Kyle Reed, Randy Bertrand, Robby Bertrand, and Chris Andrepont.

The honorary pallbearers will be Keith Reed, John Reed, Brent Reed, Norman Reed, Ricky Reed, Ronnie Bertrand, Lloyd Andrepont, John Shane Reed, Shawn Reed, Blake Lormand, Chris Reed, Luke Andrepont, Landon Andrepont, and Liam Andrepont.

Condolences may be sent to the family by www.geesey-ferguson.com

Arrangements have been entrusted to Geesey-Ferguson Funeral Home of Iota.

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