Brent Reed

North Vernon

Brent Allen Reed, 38, of North Vernon, passed away November 8, 2016, at Norton Hospital in Louisville.

A funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday, November 12, 2016, at Butlerville Mennonite Church. The Rev. Dale Boyd will officiate. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday at Sawyer-Pickett Funeral & Cremation Service and from 10 a.m. until time of service Saturday at the church. Burial will be in Vernon Cemetery.

Born on July 17, 1978, in Kissimmee, Florida, Brent was the son of Hugh David and Geraldine (Kelly) Reed.

Brent graduated from Jennings County High School in 1996 and had been employed at Scipio Auction Barn. A member of Butlerville Mennonite Church, Brent loved going to church, music, John Deere tractors, animals and, most of all, he loved being around people.

Survivors include his parents, David and Geraldine Reed; three sisters, Melissa (Tony) Monday and Anne (Jamie) Poore, both of North Vernon, and Melissa (Eric) Wiesman of Austin; grandmother, Cora Kelly of North Vernon; nieces and nephews, Megan Root, Molly Koors, Gregory Lee, Gretchen Lee and Noah Wiesman; and great-nieces and great-nephews, Christian and Connor Lee and Regan Root.

Memorials may be made through the funeral home to Mercy Rescue and Adoption.

We invite family and friends to sign Brent’s online guest book at