For his work in television Reed has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame located at 6553 Hollywood Boulevard.
Reed was laid to rest at the Forest Lawn Cemetery in Hollywood Hills, California.
Reed signed a 10-year contract with 20th Century-Fox in 1943.
Protrayed the title character on Mutual Raido's The Adventures of Red Ryder from 1942 to 1944.
While working narrating Nuclear Weapon Training films Reed held a TOP SECRET security clearance.
Reed was 6 feet 4 inches tall.