Everett Ray Redd, age 88, La Cygne, Kansas passed away on Friday, June 11, 2021. He was born on April 1, 1933 in Barton County, Missouri the son of Ray William and Ernestine Francis Blasier Redd. He lived in the Pittsburg, Kansas area most of his life until moving to La Cygne, Kansas ten years ago. He proudly served his country in the United States Army. He worked as a truck driver beginning when he was fourteen years old. He drove his last truck at the age of eighty-seven. He was named truck driver of the year in 1992. He was preceded in death by his parents. Everett is survived by his special friend, Dona Lawrence, brother, Dean Redd(Norma), and two sisters, Lois Hendren(Vincent) and Linda Williamson(Wayne).
Mass of Christian Burial will be 10 am Wednesday, June 16, 2021 at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, La Cygne, Kansas. Burial service will be 2 pm Wednesday at Mt Olive Cemetery, Pittsburg, Kansas. Rosary will be prayed 5:30 pm Tuesday June 15 at the Schneider Funeral Home and Crematory, La Cygne Chapel. Visitation will be held from 6 to 7 pm Tuesday at the La Cygne Chapel. Contributions are suggested to the Disabled American Veterans. Online condolences can be left at www.schneiderfunerals.com.