CHARLES BROOKS REDD SR., 82, died on Sunday, Jan. 27, 2013, at home. He was born on July 11, 1930, in Detroit, Mich. Surviving are his wife of 43 years, Jacqueline Adams Redd; children, Selma "Diane" Redd Massey, Georgia Redd Hubbard, Charles (Valeta) Redd Jr., Stephen (Christal) Redd, and Matthew Redd; grandchildren, Melissa (William) Winbush, Christina Redd, Shanita Redd, Whitney Redd, and Michael Redd; and a great-grandson, Malachi Redd. He was preceded in death by his parents, George and Rochelle Redd; sister, Georgia Redd Adams; brother, John Redd; daughter, Deborah Redd; and granddaughter, Monica Redd. Funeral service is noon Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013, at Turner Chapel AME Church, with calling two hours prior. Calling also from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 1, 2013, at Ellis Funeral Home. Burial in Covington Memorial Gardens.