Jackie Reed Death – Jackie Reed a Lifelong Huntsville Civic Activist sadly passed away on Sunday night, 10th of July, 2022. Dee Reed took to social media to mourn the departure of Jackie Reed. She loved the City of Huntsville and all the People. The circumstances following her death have not been made known to the public. Dee Reed took to Facebook to mourn the departure of his mother Jackie Reed.
“Our family is sad today as our mom, Jackie Reed passed away last night. We will miss this little lady so much as she has been such a huge part of our lives and our rock who has always been there for us. As we grieve and miss not having her here with us, we know she will always be looking over us and guiding us in everything we do. We know she is with God today and Heaven has gained a very special lady.” said Dee Reed.
She was a loving, caring person that lived on principle and did the right thing. he has been a great inspiration to our family and so many others. She was a strong woman of faith and loved God with all her heart.
She was a watchdog. Jackie called it as she saw it. If you were the mayor or on the council, you’d better be ready to answer her questions, because she had many. If she didn’t get a satisfactory answer, you heard about it. Jackie always aspired to be mayor or on the city council. She ran for office -15- times but was never was elected.
Tommy Battle also commented on social media about Jackie Reed’s death. He wrote: “We lost a Huntsville legend today. Nobody had a greater passion for our city than Jackie Reed. Her tireless advocacy for the citizens of the Rocket City was admirable. Jackie’s fervor and dedication to Huntsville should be an inspiration to us all, and her indomitable spirit and warm heart will be remembered by all of us at city hall.”
She was a classic who will be deeply missed. May God rest her soul.
No plans have been announced for Jackie Reed’s obituary and funeral yet.
photocredit by Dee Reed Facebook