Sharon Alice (Phillips) Reed, age 73, was born on December 19, 1945 in Salinas, California to her loving parents, PD and Betsy Phillips. She was a sister to three brothers, Danny, Jerry and William Phillips.
Growing up, Sharon’s faith guided her and her love and devotion to Jesus Christ influenced so many people around her. You could always count on Sharon to be there for you no matter what.
On July 16, 1966 Sharon married the love of her life, John Reed. Family was a vital part of Sharon’s life and together over the next 52 years of marriage Sharon and John built a family with the birth of their first child, Philip, born in 1968, soon followed by the birth of their second child, Patrick, born in 1971. In 2011 she was witness to the birth of a grandchild, Makaylah Reed.
Sharon is preceded in death by her loving parents, PD and Betsy Phillips; her brother William Phillips; and her best friend, Cheese Ball. She is survived by her loving husband John; her two wonderful sons, Philip and Patrick; her granddaughter, Makaylah; and her grandson, Christopher; extended family, Creola and Melinda; grandchildren, Marrissa, Alyssa, Terrael, Courtney, and Trevon; her two great grandchildren Aleighna and Reylynn; nieces, nephews, cousins, sisters-in-law, Darlene, Jean, Sandy Virginia, Cindy, Margaret and Margorie; and brothers-in-law, Steven and Thomas.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 12 at the Salvation Army, 2100 6th Avenue North in Billings. Cremation will follow the service. Condolences may be shared at smithfuneralchapels.com.