Elaine Hardie Reed, of La Union NM, passed away peacefully at home on Feb. 11, 2015. Elaine was born Nov. 24, 1934 in Coryell County. After graduating from Clifton High School, she moved to El Paso in 1954, and finally settled in La Union, NM in 1970. Elaine was very active in the Anthony United Methodist Church, the Dona Ana County Republican Party, and various charitable organizations. Elaine is preceded in death by her parents, B.W. Hardie and Alice Huskerson Hardie, and son Walter Claud Reed.She is survived by siblings; Bettye H. Dunlop (husband, Carl) of Clifton TX and Claud W. Hardie (wife, Jan) of Mineola,and by her children; Patricia E. Roderick of La Union NM, J. Dean Reed (wife, Vicki) of North Richland Hills, and John C. Reed. Elaine is also survived by six grandchildren, Angela Roderick Wright, (husband Todd) of Dallas, D.D.