Columbus Junction-Erna Lee Reid was born January 10, 1946 in Washington, Iowa, the daughter of Ernest and Lucille (Hartman) Meyer. She graduated from Columbus Junction High School. She enjoyed singing, performing, her family, grandchildren and being retired.
Erna passed away on Wednesday, March 18, 2020 at her daughters home in Williamsburg at the age of 74.
She is survived by three children, Michelle Derrig of Williamsburg, Deanna Achor of Ft Mohave, AZ and Tim Prior of Franklin Grove, IL; four step children, Chris Reid, Brenda Mellecker, Anita McKillip and David Reid; 30 grandchildren; a number of great grandchildren; a sister Shelby Morrison and a brother Ron Meyer. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Richard Reid and a sister Pat Johnson.
There will be a Celebration of Life Gathering at a later date. Powell Funeral Home in Williamsburg is caring for Erna and her family. Messages and tributes may be sent to www.powellfuneralhomes.com.