Roy Reed, Mainstay of Arkansas Journalism, Dies at 87

by Kyle Massey  on Monday, Dec. 11, 2017 10:21 am   5 min read

Roy Reed (Submitted photo)

Roy Reed, a Garland County native whose writings chronicled the civil rights movement for The New York Times and illuminated Arkansas history in well-crafted and often funny books about former Gov. Orval Faubus and the Arkansas Gazette, died Sunday in Fayetteville.

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