Franklin Morris Reel, age 89, died at home, pain free on July 5, 2022 in Leesburg, FL.
Frank Reel is survived by his wife Marsha Reel, of Leesburg, FL; his son, Barry Reel of Marietta, GA. His daughter, Theresa Reel Palmer of Greenville, SC; and his step daughters, Cristi Adams of Atlanta and Melissa Adams of Balledent, France. Three granddaughters and six great grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his four siblings and daughters Deborah Reel and Jennifer Reel both of Marietta, GA.
Frank Reel was born on August 15, 1932 in Glendale, SC, to parents Ellen Reel Jones and Judson Franklin Reel. He graduated Summa Cum Laude from Clemson University in 1959. He moved to Marietta, GA and accepted a position as an Engineer at Lockheed where he worked for a short time. He later got into the medical field and sold medical equipment for 40 years. He won many trips as the top salesman. Two of those trips were to Germany.
He is an Air Force Veteran. He enjoyed golf, boating and RV’ing. His family and friends always remember him as a talkative, funny, wise and well dressed man.
The Memorial is scheduled for: Sunday 31 July, 2022 at 740 Pistol Club Rd, Easley, SC. Reverend Barry Reel will officiate. His family would like to thank people for their texts and cards.