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Mark Forrest Reed

Mark Forrest Reed

Plano, Texas

Mark Forrest Reed was born November 1, 1961, in Wichita, KS to Philip and Norma Reed.  He passed from this life of natural causes on March 4,2024, peacefully at his home in Plano.  

Mark had a lifelong career at Texas Instruments, where he excelled in his field for many years. He had a passion for travel and traveled extensively around the world.  He also loved to golf and spend time with his family and friends.  He loved to cook for his family and was the best host.  

Mark was preceded in death by his parents Philip and Norma Reed.  He leaves behind his two sons Nicholas (Ria), and Zachary (Chelsea), grandchildren Ace and Knox Reed, sister Jo Anne Reed Blankenship, brother James Reed, nephew Joshua Blankenship, and niece Morgan Pafford.  

Services for Mark Reed will be Friday March 8, 2024, at noon, at Charles W. Smith & Sons Funeral Home 2343 Lake Rd. Lavon, TX 75166. 

The family has requested, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Meals on Wheels Collin County 600 N Tennessee St., Mckinney, TX 75069. 

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Friday, March 8, 2024

Starts at 12:00 pm (Central time)

Charles W. Smith and Sons Funeral Home - Lavon

2343 Lake Rd, Lavon, TX 75166

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