Reba Dean Ledford Hulen

Reba Dean Ledford Hulen, age 83, of Hendersonville, passed away Monday, Fenruary 8, 2021 at the Hendersonville Medical Center.

Mrs. Hulen was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She was a dog lover, a big joker and loved to kid around. Mrs. Hulen spent a lot of her time as a hospital and nursing home volunteer.


She is preceded in death by her parents, Floyd and Eller Smith Ledford; and 8 brothers and sisters.


Mrs. Hulen is survived by her husband of 47 years, Wade Hulen; daughter, Brenda (Doug) Wood; grandchildren, Shea (Michael) Turner and Matthew (Liz) Wood; great-grandchildren, Logan Wood, Tucker Wood and Graham Wood; sisters, Joyce Hancock and Carolyn (Troy) Vaughn; and several nieces and nephews.


The family will receive friends from 11:00am until 1:00pm on Saturday, February 13, 2021 at Austin & Bell Funeral Home in Hendersonville. A Celebration of Life Memorial Service will be conducted at 1:00pm Saturday, February 13, 2021 in the funeral home chapel.


In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, 10 Glenlake Pkwy NE South Tower, Suite 400, Atlanta, GA 30328 or visit 


The funeral home asks that anyone attending the visitation and/or service to please wear a mask.

For your safety, all CDC guidelines are to be followed.


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Service entrusted to Austin & Bell Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Hendersonville. 615-822-4442.


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