Wayne Arthur Reel Jr. 72, of Parsons died at 5:05 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2012, at Freeman West Hospital in Joplin following a lengthy illness. He is survived by his wife, Jean Reel, of the home.
Following cremation, a Celebration of Life service will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Forbes-Hoffman Funeral Home in Parsons. The family will receive friends from 1 p.m. until service time Wednesday at the funeral home.
Memorials are suggested to The 506 Foundation Inc. for scholarships. These may be left at or mailed to the funeral home, P.O. Box 374, Parsons, 67357.
Complete obituary details will be announced.
Online condolences may be left at www.forbeshoffman.com.