Ruth H. Reed, 83, of Van Buren died Saturday, March 8, 2014, at her home. She was a retired licensed practical nurse for a nursing home, member of Mount Olive Methodist Church in Van Buren and widow of John Reed Sr.

She is survived by two daughters, Cheryl Jones and Ruth Hainer, both of Van Buren; two sons, Bill and Steve Reed, both of Van Buren; a sister, Alfreda Lannoo of Mount Clemens, Mich.; a brother, Robert Jung of Harrison, Mich.; five grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.

Graveside service will be 10 a.m. Tuesday at the U.S. National Cemetery in Fort Smith under the direction of Ocker Funeral Home in Van Buren.

Pallbearers will be Dave Shaw, Garrett Brumley, Wesley Hooten, Jens Sorensen, Bill Reed and Rick Wooten.

Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.