April 1, 1939 ~ December 30, 2021

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

Herman Vance Redmon, 82, passed away on Thursday, December 30, 2021.

He was a son of the late Harold Vance and Sallie Poovey Redmon and was born on April 1, 1939, at his family’s dairy farm located on the Biltmore Estate. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his siblings, Lee Redmon, James Harvey Redmon, and Bernice Bass.

Herman is survived by his wife, Janet Plemmons Redmon; his twin brother, Thurman Harold Redmon; sons, Herman D. Redmon and Trent Redmon (Shannon); and grandsons, Chase Redmon, Bryson Redmon, and Will Redmon (Jade).

Mr. Redmon was a graduate of Enka High School, where he enjoyed playing baseball and basketball and then proudly served his country in the U.S. Army. Later in life, he retired from Ecusta Mill as a supervisor, where he worked for thirty-one years. He was a longtime member of Sardis United Methodist Church and served others in his community. He enjoyed fishing with his family and friends at his second home in Florida.

The funeral service for Mr. Redmon will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 8, at the Groce Funeral Home chapel on Patton Ave. Pastors Vic Wilfong and Jody Halstead will officiate. Interment with military honors will follow at Pisgah View Memorial Park.

His family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

Flowers are appreciated or memorials may be made to Sardis United Methodist Church, 897 Brevard Rd., Asheville, NC 28806.

Services

Funeral Service: January 8, 2022 2:00 pm

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

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

Burial: January 8, 2022 3:00 pm

Pisgah View Memorial Park
1529 Smoky Park Highway
Candler, NC 28715

828-667-4415

Visitation: January 8, 2022 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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

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

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  1. My dear friends even I feel your separation you now endure until such time we all are rejoined with Mr Herman that great man.

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  2. My thoughts and prayers go out to the family. What a great great man we have lost. I thought the world of Herman he was a blessings to all who knew him and will be missed.

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  3. My deepest sympathies for your loss Janet, Trent and Herman. You are in my thoughts; prayers for comfort and peace for each of you.

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  4. Janet and family: I am so sorry to hear about Herman. He is a good man and will certainly be missed.
    I have known you folks for many years and know you had a lot of love for each other and lived a clean life.

    “BE STRONG AND COURAGEOUS. DO NOT BE AFRAID; DO NOT BE DISCOURAGED FOR THE LORD YOUR GOD IS WITH YOU WHEREVER YOU GO.” Joshua 19

    May God fill your hearts during this difficult time in your lives with His Grace, Mercy, Peace and,healing.

    My love and blessings,

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  5. My deepest sympathy Janet and all the family. Prayers for each and everyone of you🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻

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  6. Dear Janet. I’m so sorry for your families loss. Prayers for peace & comfort in the days to come. 🙏🏻❤️🙏🏻

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  7. Trent, Shannon, Hermon, Janet, and family, We are thinking of you and sending our sympathy and prayers for your loss. May God bless and comfort you.

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