Lola Rossetta Reed


    Lola Rossetta Reed of St. James, Missouri was born in Rolla, Missouri on April 20, 1942 to Luther and Addie Watkins Keeney and passed away Tuesday, July 12 at the age of 80 years.


    Lola loved collecting unicorns, playing Bingo and working word search puzzles.  She enjoyed getting pictures of the family as well as getting cards and letters with family news.
    Lola attended First Assembly of God in St. James, Missouri.  
    She was preceded in death by her parents, Luther and Addie Keeney; one brother, Kenneth Keeney; and husband, Elbert Reed.
    She is survived by three children, Norman Ford of Newburg, Missouri, Carol and Martha Ford of Joplin, Missouri; one sister, Alberta Bullock of Springfield, Missouri; one sister-in-law, Barbara Keeney of St. James, Missouri; other relatives and friends.
    Visitation was held from 9-10 a.m. on Friday, July 15, 2022 at the Jones Funeral Home in St. James, Missouri.
    Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. on Friday, July 15, 2022  at the Jones Funeral Home in St. James, Missouri with Rev. Mick Thrasher officiating.  
    Pallbearers were Dennis Shields, Rev. David Robinson, Matthew Keeney Sr., Freddie Keeney, Donald Keeney and Matthew Keeney Jr.  
    Burial was at the High Gate Baptist Cemetery.
    Arrangements under the direction of Jones Funeral Home in St. James, Missouri.