Helen P. Reed

Helen P. Reed, 65, of Fayetteville, Ark., passed away Thursday, June 15, 2017 in Fayetteville. She was born March 12, 1952 in County Tipperary, Ireland to Thomas Butler and Mary Josephine (Murphy) Butler. She is survived by her husband, Bruce Reed, one son, Owen Reed of Memphis, Tenn., one daughter, Tina Gabbard of Fayetteville, Ark., one sister, Mary Veronica (Monica) Butler Shannon of Bergenfield, N.J., one brother, Thomas Joseph Butler of County Kildale, Ireland, and three grandchildren, Carmen Olivia Reed and Ethan Graham Reed both of Memphis, Tenn., and Katherine Greenlee Gabbard of Fayetteville. A Celebration of Helen's life will be held 11 a.m., Monday, June 19 in the Chapel of Nelson-Berna Funeral Home in Fayetteville. Memorial contributions may be made to the Humane Society of The Ozarks 1020 South One Mile Road, Fayetteville, Ark. 72704. To sign the online guest book please visit

Published June 18, 2017

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