Marion Thomas “M.T.” Redd

Graveside services for Marion Thomas "M.T." Redd, 77, of Pollok will be held Friday, February 8, 2008 at 10:00 a.m. in the Sand Flat Cemetery with Brother Robert Saxton officiating.

Mr. Redd was born September 1, 1930 in the Redtown Community of Angelina County, Texas, to Daisey Belle (Herman) and Marley Britt Redd, and died Tuesday, February 5, 2008 in a local hospital.

Mr. Redd was a lifetime resident of Angelina County and was a surveyor for Everett Griffith and Associates for more than 40 years. He was of the Pentecostal faith.

Survivors include his sons and daughters-in-law, Raymond and Linda Redd of Apple Springs and Roy and Kathy Redd of Pollok; sons, Lewis Redd of Pollok and John H. Redd of Apple Springs; daughter-in-law, Sara Cannon of Dallas; grandchildren and spouses, Thomas and Martha Redd, Jr. of Jacksonville, Levy and Sue Redd of Pollok, Rusty Redd of Pollok, Lisa and Matt Smith of Fort Worth, Brandy and David Grigson, Addie and Nathan Alexander and Dawn and Scott Bailey, all of Lufkin; great-grandchildren, Ashton Redd, Avery Redd, Chad Redd, Jadon Grigson, Wyatt Alexander, Brooke Bailey and Madison Bailey; and sister, Gertrude Hearne of Wells.

He was preceded in death by his parents; son, Thomas Ray Redd; and brothers, Ancel Redd, David Redd and Jim Redd.

The family will welcome friends and loved ones from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. Thursday evening at the Redtown Missionary Baptist Church.

Carroway-Claybar Funeral Home, Lufkin, directors.