Mrs. Karen Cowart Redding
- January 27, 1959 - August 11, 2012
- Adel, Georgia
of Karen's Passing
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“mrs.karen even in her sickness, had a smile that would light up any room,i will dearly miss you,from shirley with love.
1 of 14 | Posted by: shirley - valdosta, GA - friend
“To all the family......I am so sorry for your loss. Karen was a real sweet lady who I doubt had any enemies. Mike did good when he married Karen! I...Read More »
2 of 14 | Posted by: Jim Bennett - Valdosta, GA
“Michael so sorry to hear of your wife's passing. My prayers are with you and your family at this hard time in life. Remember when you need someone to...Read More »
3 of 14 | Posted by: Kathy Coddington Slieff - Buford, GA
“I pray for peace and rest to each of you. Your were each a light in your Mom's heart, and that will live on and the love she shared with so many...Read More »
4 of 14 | Posted by: Beverly Wheeler Lanier - adel, GA
“Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
5 of 14 | Posted by: Jerry and Marti Redding
“Mike and family: I know you and your family has suffered a great loss. Everyone we've loved is a gift to be treasured, a loss to be mourned, and a...Read More »
6 of 14 | Posted by: Herbie Trice - Lake Park, GA
“May God give you peace during this time of sadness. I didnt know Karen, but grew up with Betty Lou. Many of my prayers were sent for Karen every...Read More »
7 of 14 | Posted by: Diana Starkey Borucki - Camden, TN
“My deepest sympathy to Mike, Betty, Herman, Ken, and other family members. I did not know Karen personally, but prayed for her every night and so...Read More »
8 of 14 | Posted by: Avie Sue Hagan Roesch - St. Marys, GA
“We have prayed for several years for your healing and our awesome Father in Heaven answered those prayers yesterday. We praise HIM for his mercy and...Read More »
9 of 14 | Posted by: Rhonda Storey - Adel, GA - friend
“Karen always had a smile and a very strong positive spirit. Her strength came from her family and friends. I am sure in her next journey she will...Read More »
10 of 14 | Posted by: Patty Parrish - fitzgerald, GA
God was in need of a special angel;
He had in mind someone full of grace, and oh, so faithful.
Her smile lit up a room;
Her eyes had...Read More »
11 of 14 | Posted by: Tammy Miller
“So sorry for your loss. Praying for your family.
Karen will be missed.
Lester and Paula McIntyre
12 of 14 | Posted by: Lester & Paula McIntyre - Adel, GA
How do those of us who love you so dearly deal with the pain that we are feeling? I got the phone call that you had departed to be with...Read More »
13 of 14 | Posted by: Regina Holton Lipsey - Oviedo, FL
“So sorry to hear of Karen's passing.Heaven has gained a terrific Angel to watch over her family.I considered Karen a good friend having known her for...Read More »
14 of 14 | Posted by: Larry & Audrey Holton - Adel, GA
Mrs. Karen Cowart Redding, 53, of Adel, passed away Saturday August 11, 2012 at her home. She was born January 27, 1959, in Adel to the late Bennie "Ben" Howard Cowart and Vivian Laura McClellan Cowart. She was a member of Antioch United Methodist Church, served as the service coordinator fo "Babies Can't Wait" and has lived in Cook County all of her life.
Mrs. Redding is survived by her husband, Michael L. "Mike" Redding of Adel; two sons and a daughter-in-law, Matt and Kala Bennett, and Mitchell Bennett, all of Adel; one daughter, Emily Bennett of Adel; one step-son, JonMichael Redding of Hahira; two grandchildren, Emmylou Bennett and Maggie Hathcock, both of Adel; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Herman and Betty Redding of Valdosta; and a brother-in-law, Ken Redding of Valdosta. A host of aunts, uncles, and cousins also survive. She was preceded in death by her parents, Ben and Vivian M. Cowart, and a sister, Vickie L. Cowart.
A funeral service for Mrs. Redding will take place Tuesday August 14, 2012 at 2 pm at Antioch United Methodist Church with Rev. Jason Dickerson and Elder Clark Lee officiating; Kala Bennett will read a special selection. Steven Bennett, Chad Bennett, Clay Shierling, Rene' Cowart, Todd Lanier, and Larry Lancaster will serve as pallbearers. Eric and Kim Rountree will sing "Beulah Land," "Amazing Grace," and "Go Rest High on that Mountain" at the service; "Angel Band" and other selections will be sung at the graveside by the Primitive Baptist Church Singers. Interment will follow at Empire Church Cemetery in Lanier County. The family will receive friends Monday evening, August 13, 2012 from 6 to 8 pm at Boone Funeral Home, 1804 S. Hutchinson Ave., in Adel.