Kenneth C. Reed, 82, died Jan. 19, 2011, at Indian River Medical Center in Vero Beach.
He was born in Oneida, Tenn., and lived here for 60 years, coming from his birthplace.
Before retirement, he was director of purchasing for the South Florida Water Management District.
Survivors include his wife, Patricia H. Reed; daughters, Kathy Haddad, of Cocoa Beach and Dawn Meyer, of Blairsville, Ga.; sons, Timothy Reed, of Viera, and James Challis and William Challis, both of Blairsville, Ga; sister, Helen Marcum, of Jacksonville, N.C.; nine grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
He was preceded in death by a son, Kenneth Reed Jr.; sister, Martha Margaret Brooks; and brother, Dillman Reed.
Memorial contributions may be made to Davita Indian River Dialysis Center, 2150 45th St., Suite 102, Vero Beach, FL 32967.
A memorial service will be from 10 a.m. to noon Jan. 29 at the Ctossings Community Church, Vero Beach, with a video presentation and service at 11 a.m.
Arrangements are by All County Funeral Home & Crematory Treasure Coast Chapel, Stuart.