Mrs. Reeder, or “Mama” as she was lovingly known, enjoyed browsing thrift stores, loved crafting, but especially loved spending time raising her children.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 29 years, Donald D. Reeder, who died July 3, 1997; two sons, Steven Helton and Alton Helton; a granddaughter, Kim Austin; a grandson, Shane Greer; her father, Glenn O. Harmon; her mother, Elizabeth, nee Tanner, Funderburk; and a sister, Ann Funderburk.
Surviving are a son, Rick (Sharlene) Helton;
three daughters, Deborah Austin, Shirley Helton, and Patricia (Jim) Wilson;
16 grandchildren, Kim, Shane, Shari, Jason, Cindy, David, Crystal, Steve, Lisa, Johnny, Rachel, Samantha, Zachary, Luke, Ricky Jr., and Randy;
and 12 great-great-grandchildren.
Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.rennerfh.com.
Visitation: Friends may visit from 10 a.m. to 12 noon Tuesday, June 29, 2021, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL.
Funeral: Funeral services will be held at 12 noon Tuesday, June 29, 2021, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL.