Era Reed, age 77, 1009 S. Race Street, Princeton, died at 2:55 p.m., Sunday, Aug. 19, 1979, in Forest Del Nursing Home.  She had been ill for three years.

Mrs. Reed was born in Tennessee on Aug. 28, 1910, and had lived in Princeton for the past three years moving here from Bloomfield, Ind.  She was a member of the Christian Church, Bloomfield.

Surviving Mrs. Reed are one daughter, Mrs. Everett (Nettie) Deal, Princeton; two brothers, Aylmer Cunningham, Swiss City, Ind., and Eldridge Cunningham, Bloomfield; and five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Funeral Services will be a 1 p.m. Wednesday at Kendall Funeral Home with the Rev. Ray Phelps officiating.  Burial will be in Albion, Ill.

Mrs. Reed is at Kendall Funeral Home where friends may call after 3 p.m. Tuesday.


Contributed by Janet (Elliott) Douglas