93 year old J.B. Redmon of Smithville died Thursday at DeKalb Community Hospital. He was a retired employee of Love-Cantrell Funeral Home where he worked for 40 years. He was also a member of the Smithville Church of Christ. The funeral will be Saturday at 2:00 p.m. at the Chapel of Love-Cantrell Funeral Home. Dan Gulley and Tim Woodward will officiate and burial will be in the Keltonburg Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday from 2:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. and Saturday from 10:00 a.m. until the service at 2:00 p.m. Redmon was preceded in death by his parents, John and Willie Cantrell Redmon; a brother, Chris Redmon; and sisters, Bertie Magness and Ruby Redmon. He is survived by his wife of 69 years, Ruth Wall Redmon of Smithville. A brother, Luther Redmon and family of Toledo, Ohio. Nephews, Tom and his wife LaWanda Magness of California, John Magness of Michigan, and Dan and his wife Linda Magness of Franklin. Several nieces and nephews also survive. The family requests that donations be made to the Smithville Church of Christ Day School or to the Smithville Church of Christ, or to the charity of your choice, in lieu of flowers.