Robert Redden, 62, of Flora, died Saturday, March 30, 2013. Services were held Wednesday April 3, 2013, interment followed at Lakewood Memorial Park. Robert was a lifelong resident of the Jackson/Flora area.

He was a 1969 graduate of Central High School and joined the US Air Force soon after graduation. He served our country as a Sergeant in the US Air force during the Vietnam Era.

Mr. Redden was employed as a clerk with Target, and also did construction during his spare time. He enjoyed working with wood and lending a helping hand to anyone who needed it. He was of the Baptist faith.

Robert leaves behind his family, mother; Myrtle Luster Redden of Flora, a brother Paul Redden of Hattiesburg, two sisters; Rita Metcalfe of GA, Nancy Randall of Flora, extended family and a host of friends. Robert was preceded in death by his dad, Joseph Redden, and a brother; Danny Redden.

Donations can be made to the Alzheimer's Association or to the Juvenile Diabetes Association.