Cleveland “Tim” Royce Reeder, age 67 years, a resident of Vienna, IL. passed away Sunday evening, August 5, 2018 at 10:05 PM at the Jonesboro Rehabilitation and Health Care Center.
Tim was born on January 6, 1951 in Lawrenceville, IL. He was the son of Royce and Dessie (Robinson) Reeder.
On February 21, 1998, Tim married the love of his life, Jeani Smith in El Paso, Texas. She survives.
Other survivors include his daughter- Shari (Andy) Huddleston of Blackwell, Oklahoma; 6 sons- Tim DeWitt of Elk City, Oklahoma, Chris (Kelley) DeWitt of Dallas, Texas, Rich (Melinda) Reeder of Texas, Sean Craft of Sullivan, Indiana, Travis Reeder of Vienna, and Thomas Reeder of Vienna; 3 sisters- Mona (Matt) Akins of Simpson, Marla (Bill) Groaning of Vienna, Marsha (Joe) Nelson of Goreville; and a brother- Mike (Mona) Reeder of Cypress; several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, Tim was preceded in death by: his son- Mark Reeder and his brother- Bob Reeder.
Tim was a graduate of the Blackwell High School in Blackwell, Oklahoma and the Lincoln Trails Community College. Tim was a U.S. Army Veteran of the Vietnam War and a Purple Heart recipient. Tim loved music and played lead and bass guitar in the bands Nickle Beer and Playback. In his spare time, Tim enjoyed riding motorcycles.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.