Reed W. McGuire
AIKEN, S.C. — Reed W. McGuire, 89, beloved husband of Margie D. McGuire, passed away Friday, October 16, 2020, at his residence.
A native of Beech Mountain, N.C., he was a son of the late Hurst and Addie McGuire.
Reed was a veteran of the U.S. Army, serving in Paris during the Korean Conflict. He had made Aiken, S.C., his home since 1951 and retired from the Savannah River Site. Reed attended Millbrook Baptist Church.
Survivors, in addition to Margie, his wife of 67 years, include his daughter, Sandra Burkhart (Frank), and son, Gary R. McGuire (Marilyn), all of Aiken, and two grandchildren, Nicole Reed Burkhart and Ethan Logan Burkhart.
In addition to his parents, Reed was preceded in death by his three brothers, Gene, Jerry and Wendall McGuire.
The family will receive friends on Sunday, October 18, at 1 p.m. at Beech Mountain Missionary Baptist Church, Beech Mountain, N.C. The funeral service will follow at 2 p.m. Interment will be in the church cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be directed to the church, 1326 Dark Ridge Road, Elk Park, NC 28622.
Shellhouse – Rivers Funeral Home, 715 East Pine Log Road, Aiken, S.C.