In Memory of

Brandon Reed

July 27, 1936 - December 22, 2023


Brandon Nye Reed, July 27, 1936, to December 21, 2023

Brandon Nye Reed, age 87 of Lee’s Summit, Missouri, passed away peacefully on December 21, 2023. Brandon was born July 27, 1936, in Blockton, Iowa, and grew up in Great Bend, Kansas. After graduation, Brandon served in the United States Army from 1956 to 1959 where he started his career in electronics that would take him to graduating from the University of Kansas in 1963. It was at the University of Kansas where he met Carol Barger who would become his wife for 61 years.

He was a member of the American Legion post 189 in Lee’s Summit, MO. Brandon is survived by his wife Carol, two children, Dorothy Cox (Thomas), and Daniel Reed (Pamela), four grandchildren Cassandra Pierce (Andrew), Michael Cox, Rachel Reed, and Jacob Reed, and one great grandchild James Pierce.

In lieu of flowers, the family would like donations to the John Knox Foundation veteran’s memorial fund.

Memorial service details are pending, burial will be at Missouri State Veterans Cemetery in Higginsville, MO.

Arrangements by Langsford Funeral Home, 115 SW 3rd Street, Lee’s Summit, MO 64063


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Langsford Funeral Home
115 SW 3rd St
Lee’s Summit, MO 64063


Langsford Funeral Home
115 SW 3rd St
Lee’s Summit, MO 64063