Redetha Rose ‘Granny’ Glisson

Redetha Rose ‘Granny’ Glisson, 87, passed away March 26, at St. Joseph’s Hospital. She was a native of Evans County were she enjoyed sewing, quilting and cooking meals for her family and friends. Her greatest joy was having her family and friends sitting at her table.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Bennie “Ben” Glisson; daughter, Linda G. King; and son, Milton “Buck” Glisson.Surviving are her daughters, Amy Glisson, Lucy (Tommy) Walden; son, Segal (Susan) Glisson; eight grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren and 10 great-great-grandchildren. She will be greatly missed also by her sewing partner and friend, Hazel DeLoach.
Visitation will be Monday, March 27, from 5 – 8 p.m., at J. Mellie NeSmith Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, March 28, at 11 a.m., at Antioch Baptist Church
Burial will be in Antioch Baptist Church Cemetery.
Mellie NeSmith Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.