Carrie Leonard Reed, was a loving wife and wonderful mother with a love for travel. With husband Burke at her side, her many travels took her to every continent except Antarctica. She was a dedicated educator and retired in 2003 from East Central ISD.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Joseph and Virginia Leonard; and sisters, Sadie Fleming (Royal) and Josephine Battley (Bill).
She is survived by her husband of 53 years, Burke; sons, Burke Wheeler-Reed (RobertLynn) and Robert C. Reed; sister, Luella Bellazaire Johnson; brothers, Joseph Leonard (Janice) and Nathen Leonard (Margaret); and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
The Viewing will be 4-7 p.m., Thursday, May 20, 2021 at Sunset Funeral Home Chapel with family visitation at 3 p.m.
A Private Graveside Service and burial will be at the Ft. Sam Houston National Cemetery at a later date. In lieu of cards and flowers, please make a donation to a local food bank or charity. May she rest in peace.