Vera Martin Redmon

Published 10:56 am Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Mrs. Vera Martin Redmon, 103, daughter of the late Charlie and Rosie Martin, died July 24 at her residence.

She received her GED from Statesville Senior High School, and later received CNA Certification from Surry Community College. She worked in area hospitals, and in private duty nursing. She grew up in Tabernacle United Church of Christ and later joined Pleasant Hill Baptist Church in Hamptonville, where she served with her husband, the late Willie G. Redmon. She loved baking, sewing, quilting, gardening, canning vegetables, singing, and visiting the sick.

Six siblings preceded her in death, including 3 sisters, and 3 brothers, David, Hubert, and Jackson Redmon.

Survivors: 2 sons, David (the late Abby G.) Redmon of Mocksville and Thomas Redmon of Newton; 2 daughters, Amy Redmon of Patterson, N.J., and Nancy Redmon of the home; 15 grandchildren; a host of great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; other relatives and friends.

Her funeral service will be held Thursday, July 28, at noon at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church in Hamptonville.  Bishop Ralph Wood will officiate and burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends 11:30-noon at the church.