John Reid Hosey, age 87, of Leeds, AL passed away Thursday, December 1, 2011. Funeral services were held on Monday, December 5, 2011, 2 PM, at Kilgroe Funeral Home Leeds Chapel. The interment followed in the Cedar Grove Cemetery. The family received friends from 12 – 2 PM prior to the service. Preceding him in death is his daughter, Kay Vincent and granddaughters, Beth Mosley and Amy Hosey. Mr. Hosey is survived by is wife, Dorothy H. Hosey; daughters, Jean Moore, Paula I. Will, Jackie I. Whitfield, Mickey I. Parker; sons, Neil Hosey (Judy), Scott Hosey (Tammy); numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren. He was a member of Cedar Grove Baptist Church and retired from Pullman Standard and Dewberry Engraving. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Bill Nichols State Veterans Home, 1784 Elkahatchee Road, Alexander City, AL 35010. Condolences may be offered online at www.kilgroefuneralhome.com Kilgroe Funeral Home, Leeds, AL directed the service.
Published on  December 14, 2011