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Ramblin' Rhodes: 'Get On Up' puts James Brown back in the spotlight

...It was absolutely incredible, and I was so fortunate to start getting backstage to a lot of things. I interviewed Otis Redding a year before he got killed.And when I was a kid, I was babysitting for this guy who took me to the old Piedmont (baseball...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-07-29/ramblin-rhodes-get-pu
Elaine Gossett

...funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM on Wednesday, July 30, 2014 in the Chapel of Rowland Funeral Home with Dr. Gary C. Redding officiating. Interment will follow at Pineview Memorial Park. Mrs. Gossett was a member and a Sunday school teacher at First...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000171895316
Ramblin' Rhodes: Hensley and the Red Hots ready to rock 'n' roll again

...singer out of Macon, Ga., named Otis Redding."His manager, Phil Walden, had this...vocal group with a lead singer named Otis Redding.' I said, 'Who's that?' "Hensley later would book Redding back in Augusta to perform at the Old...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-07-23/ramblin-rhodes-hensle
Macon to honor Otis Redding with celebration

...40th anniversary of the death of hometown hero Otis Redding Jr. Redding was only 26 when his twin-engine Beechcraft airplane...Joe Simon later sang Jesus Keep Me Near the Cross. Redding's first major song, These Arms of Mine, was played...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/09/06/rho_142572.shtml
Ramblin' Rhodes
Ramblin' Rhodes: Macon statue honors soul legend Redding

Fans of Otis Redding will gather Sunday in Macon, Ga., for...Georgia Music Hall of Fame, where Mr. Redding is enshrined. The unveiling will be followed...at the hall of fame at 3 p.m. Mr. Redding, born in Dawson, Ga., on Sept. 9...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/09/13/app_352290.shtml
Applause
Recalls Redding's short, soulful career

...death 30 years ago this month of Otis Redding ignited my emotions reminding me of his...our high school dances in Macon. Mr. Redding was the equipment manager whom Mr. Jenkins...of a Pinetoppers session in 1962, Mr. Redding became an overnight icon in the South...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/12/15/edi_219096.shtml
Editorials
James Brown visits Otis Redding's hometown

...Brown paid a visit over the weekend to Otis Redding's hometown, where the Godfather of Soul and Redding's widow gave awards to six pioneering...he began singing an a capella version of Redding's "(Sittin' On) The Dock of the Bay...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/06/01/met_229961.shtml
Metro
Redding takes interim role at Evans church

The Rev. Gary Redding, the recently retired pastor of First Baptist Church of North Augusta...the acting pastor and the minister of music and adult education.Redding served the North Augusta church for 22 years. He retired in March...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-05-03/redding-takes-interim-role-e
Latest News
Mr. James Redding Jr.

CRESTWOOD, Ky. - Mr. James Philip Redding Jr., 50, died Tuesday, July 18, 2000...Thursday at Stoess Funeral Home. Mr. Redding, a native of Greensburg, Pa., was...Survivors include his wife, Dale C. Redding; a son, James C. Redding; two daughters...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/07/24/obi_293551.shtml
Obituaries
Miss Christian Redding (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

...Ga. - Entered into rest on Wednesday, January 23, 2002, at the Medical College of Georgia Miss Christian Redding. Miss Redding has been conveyed to the Miles Funeral Home of Baxley, Ga. for funeral and interment services. Starling-Hatcher...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/01/24/obi_334639.shtml
Obituaries