Rebecca Alston Redd

Rebecca Alston Redd COLUMBIA Funeral service for Mrs. Rebecca Alston Redd will be held Saturday 1:00 p.m. (viewing at noon) at Mt. Pilgrim Baptist Church, 9300 Farrow Rd., with burial to follow in the Lincoln Cemetery. Viewing will be held today beginning at 2:00 p.m. at the Leevy's Funeral Home, Taylor Street Chapel. Mrs. Redd was the third oldest of five children born to Deacon John Wesley and Ella R. Alston in Columbia SC. Her siblings, Elizabeth Smoaks, Freddie, John and Robert Alston preceded her in death. Her sons, Ernest T. and Richard J. Redd also preceded her in death. Mrs. Redd passed into glory on March 20, 2013. Early in life, she was baptized at Antioch Baptist Church. She later joined Second Nazareth Baptist Church and later became a member of Mt. Pilgrim Baptist Church. Those left to cherish precious memories are her daughters, Yvonne R. Martin, Lawanda R. Williams, Pagey "Tara" Johnson; brother-in-law, Reverend Albert C. Redd; daughter-in-law, Ella S. Redd; a host of other loving relatives and friends. www.leevy.com

Funeral Home

Leevy's Funeral Home
1831 Taylor St. Columbia, SC 29201
803-771-7799

Published in The State on Mar. 22, 2013