Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, July 22, 2021, at First Baptist Church of Winona for Oscar Russell “Rusty” Reed Jr., 72, of Winona, who died on Monday, July 19. Burial followed in Winona Garden of Memories. Visitation was held from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. on Wednesday, July 21, at First Baptist Church of Winona.
Rusty was born on May 18, 1949, in Tutwiler, the son of Russell and Frances Holloway Reed. He was a member of First Baptist Church in Winona.
His parents, Russell and Frances Holloway Reed, preceded Rusty in death.
Survivors include, his wife of 50 years, Nanda Austin Reed of Winona; daughter, Betsy (Joey) Tompkins of Winona; son, Russ (Allie) Reed of Winona; brother, James Louis Reed of Carrollton; four grandchildren and a large extended family.
Oliver Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.