Jeweldeen Marie Cox Reed, age 77, passed away on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at Mountain City Care Center. She was born on May 23, 1942, to the late Noah Wenton Cox and Pearl Pauline Roark Cox in Sullivan County, TN. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her sister, Pauline Cox; brothers, Bill Cox, Johnny Cox, Sam Cox; granddaughter, Tammy McConnell; great-grandson, Anthony Dominic Cancellieri.
Jeweldeen will be dearly missed by her family that she always put first in everything she did. She was a mother figure to everyone she knew. She loved all her grandchildren and great-grandchildren very much. One of Jeweldeen’s favorite things to do was playing the piano and singing in church. She devoted a lot of her time to church and God. Jeweldeen was a member of the Community Church.
Those left to cherish her memories include her husband of 59 years, Robert Reed; daughters, Angela Perez and Patricia Robertson; sister, Gloria Cox; grandchildren, Chris Reece, Marc Reece, Rachel Asijtuj, Angela Pearl Saucerman, Kristi Tester, Jennifer Hallmark, Rebekah Perez, Sofia Perez, Abisai Perez, Vesna Perez, Jouri Perez, Lenia Walters; great-grandchildren, Angelina Asijtuj, Hanna Brown, Heaven Brown, Holly Brown, Payton Cancellieri, Emmalyn Cancellieri, Nikolai Hallmark, Ella Rufty, Aurora Rufty, Julian Perez, Ronald Perez, Kaylie Perez, Nathan, and Olivia Walters.
The family received friends from 12:00 – 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 18, 2020, at Mountain City Funeral Home. A funeral service followed at 2:00 p.m. with pastor Ron Drake, pastor Berrey Dunn and Greg Visser officiating. The graveside service and burial immediately followed at Reece Memorial Cemetery in Mountain City, TN. Pallbearers were Marc Reece, Chris Reece, Julio Perez, Michael Rufty, Ed Dickens, Luis Asijtuj, Joel Saucerman, and Nick Hallmark. Honorary pallbearers will be Steven Spencer and Jesse Walsh.
The family received friends at the home of Angela Perez, 300 Ackerson Creek Road, Mountain City, TN 37683. Condolences may be sent to the family online at www.mountaincityfh.com .The family of Jeweldeen Reed has entrusted her services to Mountain City Funeral Home, 224 S. Church St., Mountain City, TN 37683.