Okey Denzil Redman, 76, of Kenna, passed from this life Friday morning, March 2, 2012, at CAMC Memorial Division following an extended illness.
He was born September 19, 1935 at Kenna, son of the late Wilmer and Orva Fisher Redman. Denzil worked at True Temper Corporation, was a dairy farmer, formerly drove a bulk milk truck picking up canned milk from area farms and retired from the Jackson County Board of Education as a bus driver.
He was a member of the Warren Chapel Church, Kenna Grange, Ripley Masonic Lodge and a Past President of the Jackson County Commission on Aging.
In addition to his parent he was preceded in death by his wife of 54 years, Jean Redman, in 2007 and his son-in-law, Elvin Moore.
Surviving: Son, Chuck Redman of Kenna; Daughter, Cathy Moore of Kenna; Grandchildfren, Adrienna Moore, Chrissy and Bumper Taylor, Patrick and Savanna Moore, Valarie and Opie Taylor; Great-grandchildren, Travis and Tenley Taylor and Hunter Taylor; Extended Loved Ones, Johnny Vance, Susan DeWees and Sheila Randolph.
Funeral services were Monday at 11 a.m. at Waybright Funeral Home, Ripley with Danny Cummings and Lloyd Keith officiated. Interment followed at Floral Hills Cemetery, Sissonville.
Friends may called Sunday evening at the funeral home from 5-8 p.m.
Donations honoring Denzil may be made to the Warren Chapel Church or Kenna Grange in lieu of flowers.