ASHEBORO — Dennis Herbert Redding, age 94, of Asheboro passed away on Tuesday, May 23, 2023, at Randolph Hospital.
Redding was born in Randleman on July 31, 1928, to Dallas and Rachel Dennis Redding.
Dennis served his country in the US Navy during WWII. He was retired from Randolph County Child Protective Services as a Social Worker and was a member of Flag Springs United Methodist Church.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 36 years, Frances Luck Redding; sisters, Maxine R. Brookshire, Vera R. Cox and Sandra R. Parrish; and brothers, Ray Redding, Keith Redding, Earl Redding, Dallas Redding, Jr. and Tommy Redding.
He is survived by his daughter, Dianne Lucas Sturdivant (Ricky) of Siler City; son, Terry Lucas of Asheboro; grandchildren, Ryan Sturdivant (Allison) of Charlotte, Whitney Sturdivant of Asheboro, and Kendall Wade of Colorado Springs, CO; great-grandchildren, Ethan, Noah, Asher, Jackson and Evelyn; sisters, Nella R. Lilly (Cletus) of Randleman and Rose R. Parsons of Kannapolis; brother, J.B. Redding (Sandra) of Greensboro; and many loving nieces and nephews.
The family received friends on May 27 at Pugh Funeral Home. in Asheboro. Funeral services followed at the Pugh Funeral Home Chapel, with Rev. Dean Pollard officiating.
Burial was held at the Flag Springs United Methodist Church Cemetery with military honors by the Randolph County Honor Guard.
Memorials may be made to Flag Springs United Methodist Church, 5852 Zoo Parkway, Asheboro, NC 27205.