Freda Redd McAtee, age 86, of Cadiz, Kentucky, passed away Sunday, February 5, 2017, at Baptist Health Paducah in Paducah, Kentucky. Mrs. McAtee was a homemaker and a loving mother, grandmother, great grandmother, and sister. She was an active member of Cadiz United Methodist Church where she previously served as a Sunday School teacher and Superintendent, as well as Youth Leader. She was a member of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR), the Trigg County Homemaker's Club, and was active in the Trigg County Cooperative Extension Services of 4-H.
She is survived by: one son - Jimmy McAtee (Andrea), Cadiz; two daughters - Teresa Woodall (C.A., III), and JoAlyce Harper (Mike), both of Cadiz; two brothers - Billy "B.R." Redd (Camille), Cadiz; and Bernard Redd (Mary Lou), Brentwood, Tennessee; one sister - Jewel Miller (Richard), Cadiz; eleven grandchildren - April Kron (Brandon), Belden Parry (Deanna), Stephanie McAtee, Jamus McAtee, Anne Marie McAtee, Jacob Harper (Andrea), Justin Harper, Jared Harper, Chris Woodall, Clayton Woodall, and Courtney Hewell; and thirteen great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by: her parents - D.B. and Bessie Sumner Redd; her husband - Frank T. McAtee; one son - Tommy McAtee; and one brother - Chappell Redd.
Arrangements are being handled by Goodwin Funeral Home and Crematory, 138 Main Street in Cadiz, where the family will receive friends after 4:00 PM on Monday, February 6, 2017. The funeral service will be at Goodwin Funeral Home and Crematory at 3:00 PM Tuesday, February 7, 2017, with the Reverend Scott Wilson and Reverend Jamus Redd officiating. Burial will follow at East End Cemetery in Cadiz.
Memorial contributions can be made to: Cadiz United Methodist Church Building Fund, 482 Lakota Drive, Cadiz, KY 42211.