He was the son of the late Tandy Willis Redd and the late Josephine Cotton Redd. He was also preceded in death by one sister: Ina Francis Rudd.
He is survived by two sons: Willis H. Redd Jr. of Eddyville and Chuck Huff, wife Gayle of Princeton, two daughters: Marcia Woolf, husband Ronnie of Eddyville and Mary Pitts, husband Ron of Benton, two nieces: Betty Ward of Graves Co. and Mary Perkins of Tenn.; one nephew: Johnny Rudd of Benton; grandchildren: Trace Bonds of Farmington, Tammy McWherter of Calvert City and Michael Brittian, wife Rebecka of Almo; and great grandchildren: Shelby Rnae Brittian, Jonathan and Katherine McWherter, and Taryn Day Brittian.
Arrangements are being handled by Collier Funeral Home in Benton where the family will receive friends from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m., Tuesday, November 26. Funeral services will be held at Collier Funeral Chapel at 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, November 27 with Edgar Paschall officiating. Interment will be at Marvin-Oliver Cemetery, Lamasco.
The family asks that memorial contributions be made to the Arthritis Foundation, P.O. Box 96280, Washington D.C. 20077-7491.