Letha I. (Butler) Redmon
Letha I. (Butler) Redmon, 90, of Greenfield, passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2015, at Kindred Transitional Care and Rehabilitation in Greenfield. She was born on April 6, 1925, in Haldeman, Ky., as the daughter of John H. and Stella (Egan) Butler. Letha married William “Eddie” Edgar Redmon on Nov. 15, 1945, in New Castle, Ind.
She and her husband owned and operated Redmon Auto Sales from 1954-89 and were also the owners of Eddie’s Drive-In Restaurant. She was a member of Church of God. She was the past secretary of the singles club at the senior center. Letha enjoyed playing cards, fishing, quilting, crafts and traveling. She loved spending time with her family and grandchildren.
Letha is survived by her daughter, Beverly (Larry) Lane of Greenfield; son, Bill (Donna) Redmon of Greenfield; brothers, John Paul Butler, Carl Butler, Hayden Butler, Ray Butler and Harold Butler; sisters, Charlene Jensen and Sheila Rawlins; grandchildren, Kelly, Todd, Candi, Gary and Matt; 14 great-grandchildren; seven great- great-grandchildren and two on the way.
She was preceded in death by her parents, John H. and Stella (Egan) Butler; husband, William “Eddie” Redmon; brothers, Arnold Butler, Leon Butler and Richard Butler; and sister, Naomi Jackson.
Visitation will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 20, 2015, at Erlewein Mortuary & Crematory, 1484 W. U.S. Hwy. 40, Greenfield, IN 46140. A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 21, 2015, at the mortuary. Russ Hooker will be officiating. Burial will follow at Glen Cove Cemetery in Knightstown.
Memorial contributions may be sent directly to Alzheimer’s Association, 50 East 91st Street, Suite #100, Indianapolis, IN 46240 or envelopes will be available at the mortuary.
Friends may share a memory or send a condolence at erlewein mortuary.com or email condolences to sympathy@erlewein mortuary.com.