Norvalynn “Lynn” Reed, 68, of Falls City, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2016. She was born on Dec. 22, 1947 to the late Norval “Bus” and Lillian (Wulf) Jones.
Lynn was raised at Falls City and graduated from Falls City High School in 1966. She then attended the University of Nebraska before graduating from Barber College at Lincoln and was the first licensed female barber in the state of Nebraska. She cut hair in Lincoln for a few years until becoming a civilian contractor for the Moral, Welfare and Recreation of the Department of the Navy, working on several military bases, following her husband as he served in the Navy. She worked in that capacity for 27 years until retiring in 2002. She moved back to Falls City in 2009
Lynn was a member of the Zion United Church of Christ at Falls City.
She is survived by her daughters, London (Shawn) West, of Falls City, and Lacee (Joshua) Adams, of Virginia Beach, VA; sister, Rose Marie (Edward) Rastovski, of Wahoo; grandchildren, Kaitlin and Tyler West, Tony Rabey, Nevada, Rome and Tommy West, Nathan Adams, and Lillian West.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and a son in infancy.
Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 29, 2016 at Dorr and Clark Funeral Home. Interment at Steele Cemetery. Visitation will be held one hour prior to service time at the funeral home. No viewing or visitation prior to Saturday. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to family choice for later designation.