Don Redmond, of Birmingham, passed away on Saturday, September 18, 2021 at the age of 84. He grew up in Minor and graduated from Minor High School. He was a U.S. Air Force veteran, where he served as an Electronics Technician from 1957 to 1963. In June of 1963, he married his sweetheart, Linda Grace Dockins. They had 2 children, a son, Ronald, and a daughter, Renee'. He retired from ACIPCO after 35+ years service and was a volunteer Fireman for Minor Heights Fire Department for almost 60 years. Don loved racing, Alabama Football, Nascar, his Fords, and most of all, he loved his family.
He was preceded in death by his parents, James and Velma Redmond, and his wife of 58 years, Linda Grace Redmond, who just recently went to be with her Lord on September 11, 2021. He is survived by his son, Ronald Edward Redmond (Lisa); a daughter, Donna Renee' Jordan (Kyle); 4 grandchildren, Daniel Edward Redmond, Drake Ethan Brown, McKenzie Allison Brown and Courtland McGee Jordan.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday, September 22, 2021 at Currie-Jefferson Funeral Home from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM, followed by a funeral service in the funeral home chapel at 11:00 AM with Pastor Rick Cooper officiating. Interment will follow with military honors at 2:00 PM at the Alabama National Cemetery in Montevallo.