Leon and Nell Reed were named the 1985 Erath 4th of
July Grand Marshals.
The Reed couple have both worked with many Erath events and
groups. Their service to Erath has involved the church, Erath 4th
of July Association and the schools.
Together they have three children, Leon Reed, Jr. (Thelma) Lynn
Reed, Lovina Kay Reed and several grandchildren.
Leon Reed Sr. is a supervisor from Sonat Pipeline.
Nell Jean Comeaux Reed was a native of Bell City, La. and a
resident of Erath. She was a member of The Catholic Daughters,
Erath Fourth of July Association, and Ultreya.
She is the daughter of John
Milton "Mick" and Thelma Istre Comeaux, and six sisters.