Lela was united in marriage on July 8, 1994, at Dixon, to Rodney Eugene Reedy. Her parents and one sister, Gretchen Crider, preceded her in death.
Lela was the former owner and operator of Mac’s Grill, Dixon, and Route 66 Pizza, Waynesville. She had most recently been employed as a cashier/clerk at Country Mart, Dixon, which she really enjoyed while being employed there.
Those left to mourn the passing of Lela include: her husband, Rodney Reedy, of the home near Dixon; three sons, James Reedy and friend, Dawn, Jefferson City; Jacob Reedy and friend, Jennifer, Dixon; Jarrett Reedy and wife, Theresa, Rolla; six grandchildren, Reagan, Brooke, Kaden, Carson, Kyla and Deven; and many other relatives and friends.
Graveside memorial services for Lela will be held at a later date in the Dixon Cemetery.
All arrangements are under the direction of the Dixon Chapel of the Birmingham-Martin Funeral Homes.