COMMERCE – Morgan Francis Redd, 57, passed away Tuesday, May 7, 2013, at his residence.
Born in Shelbyville, Ind., he was the son of the late Orvan and Ruby William Paris Redd.
Survivors include his wife, Nadine Ballenger Redd, Commerce; children, Richard (Cathy) Redd, Raymond (Molly) Bennett, Danny (Erika) Bennett, Morgan (Brenda) Redd Jr., Chris (Maria) Ping, James (Connie) Sprouse, Kenneth (Misty) Harper, George (Mandy) Hartshorne, Justina (Keith) Ping, Talisha (Josh) Carter, LeeAnn (Richard) Carter, Crystal (Tyler) Sanders, and Angel Riley; brothers, Orvan, William and Joe Redd, and Richard, John and Jimmy Paris; sisters, Sally Burnie, Penny Markel, Susan Christian, Julia Christian, Carolyn Redd, Jean Paris, Janet Canfield, and Theresa Ping; 30 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held Friday, May 10, at 11 a.m., from the chapel of Ivie Funeral Home with the Revs. Roger Carlisle, Gary Carlisle and Bo Whisnant officiating. Burial will be in the Nails Creek Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the residence only, located at 5990 Maysville Rd., Commerce.
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, is in charge of arrangements.