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Funeral Info: Former Universal Records marketing guru, Garnet Reid, dead at 47


Popular music industry veteran, Garnet Reid, 47, was found dead at his Buckhead (Atlanta) apartment. According to a family friend, Reid died of natural causes.

Reid has worked with major artists from Eric Sermon to Drake.


He is survived by his dad and his brother.

Garnet Reid Memorial Services will be held on Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at 11 a.m. at the Word of Faith Family Worship Cathedral, 212 Riverside Parkway in Austell, Georgia 30168.


  1. Spirit Equality on March 29, 2017 at 3:57 pm

    The phrase is “various sources,” not “various resources.” And if you can’t name a source in a case like this and said source is not an eyewitness, you probably shouldn’t publish hearsay.

  2. redcarpetslave on March 29, 2017 at 10:25 pm

    actually a family member originally said Suicide but for the sake of other family members that are not wanting to say suicide until the coroners office confirms the publisher changed it due to respect for the family who wants the verbiage changed. So more than one source would be various resources ..the security officer and the apt complex people all claimed suicide. That’s various Spirit Equality