The funeral service will be held at 11:00 A.M., Friday, April 29, 2016, at Ebenezer Baptist Church, U.S. 19 South, Americus, Georgia. Reverend Jerome Jones, pastor, will officiate. Interment will follow at Eastview Cemetery, Ashby Street, Americus, Georgia.
Carrie Lou Reddick of Americus, Georgia was born on September 15, 1917 to the late Ollie and Fannie Lou Whitehead in Sumter County, Georgia. Carrie joined Ebenezer Baptist Church in her early years and was a faithful member and devoted Christian. She loved singing, praising and worshipping the Lord. Carrie was educated in the Sumter County Public School System.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Steve Reddick. She loved Steve until she departed this life. Everyone who knew her knew Steve because she loved to talk about him to the end of her time. She was also preceded in death by her four sisters: Leola Terry, Ollie B King, Eunice Jackson, and Mattie Mae Jackson and two brothers: Augusta and Albert Whitehead.
She leaves her sister-in-law, Vera Whitehead, who resides in Port Mount, Virginia to cherish her memories, along with a host of beloved nieces, nephews cousins and friends. She will be missed by all.