Fred W. Reel, 90, long time resident of Rogersville, Tenn., passed away January 18, 2012, at Emeritus in Harrisonburg, Va. Reel was a life long Walking Horse enthusiast and father of well known Virgina trainer, Bill Reel of Broadway.

He is survived by his wife, Mary Ross Reel, son William (Bill) and Marty Reel of Harrisonburg, Va. and daughter Ann (Joe) Davis of Knoxville, Tenn.

Funeral services will be held Sunday, January 22, 2012 at 2:30 p.m. in the chapel of Doughty-Stevens Funeral Home, 1125 Tusculum Blvd., Greeneville, TN. The family will receive friends on Saturday evening from 5:00-7:00p.m. at the funeral home.

Condolences may be sent to Bill Reel, Bill Reel Stables, P.O. Box 100, Broadway, VA 22815.