January 30, 1949 ~ May 6, 2020

Born in: Buncombe Co., NC
Resided in: Candler, NC

Franklin Edward Redmon, Sr., 71, of Candler, passed away Wednesday, May 6, 2020.

A native of Buncombe Co., Mr. Redmon was a son of the late Lloyd Edward Redmon and Gladys Carland Redmond.

He was also preceded in death by his son, Franklin Redmon, Jr., sister, Deborah Miller, and brother, Richard Redmon.

Surviving are his son, Darrell Redmon; former wife, Sue Redmon; four grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and sisters, Barbara Redmon and Mary Wright.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 12 in the Patton Avenue chapel of Groce Funeral Home.

Interment will follow at Mt. Zion Baptist Church Cemetery.

The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.

Due to COVID 19 restrictions, there may be no more than 50 people gathered for his service at the funeral home and no more than 50 people gathered for the graveside.

Services

Visitation: May 12, 2020 1:00 pm

Groce Funeral Home - Patton Ave.
1401 Patton Ave.
Asheville, NC 28806

(828)252-3535
http://www.grocefuneralhome.com

Funeral Service: May 12, 2020 2:00 pm

Groce Funeral Home - Patton Ave.
1401 Patton Ave.
Asheville, NC 28806

(828)252-3535
http://www.grocefuneralhome.com

Burial: May 12, 2020 3:00 pm

Mt. Zion Baptist Church Cemetery
Overlook Road
Asheville, NC 28803

828-252-3535

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  1. So sorry to hear of your loss. Big Frank was always so nice to me. Just know your family is in my thoughts and prayers.

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  2. Darrell, so sorry for your loss. I can’t believe he is gone. He was a very good friend of mine and cousin by marriage. I remember the camping, fishing, racetrack, a great trip to Nashville TN. A lot of memories that I will never forget.

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  3. So sorry for your loss. Sorry I can’t make the services I don’t think I could handle being in the chapel so soon. If you need anything please let me know. Love you your cousin Jamie and Jamie

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  4. My prayers are with u and the family I had lots memories with him when I was kid He was good man if u need anything let me know ty

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