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Bernett "Red" Breeding

Lewis & Gillum Funeral Home of Oak Hill

202 Maple Ave.

Oak Hill, Ohio 45656

(p) 740-682-6696

(f) 740-682-7862



Bernett “Red” Breeding, age 70, of Oak Hill, passed away Thursday, March 2, 2017 at Riverside Hospital in Columbus, Ohio.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Mattie (Potter) and Junior Breeding and one son, Brian Breeding.

He is survived by his wife of 49 years, Rita (Simpson) Breeding, of Oak Hill; daughter, Crystal Breeding Skira and wife Amy; grandson, Vincent Skira, all of Columbus, Ohio; and one brother, Ellis Little, of Oak Hill, Ohio.

Funeral services will be held 1:00 PM Monday, March 6, 2017 at the Lewis & Gillum Funeral Home of Oak Hill with minister Don Fout officiating. Burial will follow in C.M. Cemetery. Friends may call Sunday, March 5, 2017 from 2-6 PM at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, please donate in his memory to Saint Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105 and/or the American Cancer Society, American Cancer Society, PO Box 22478 Oklahoma City, OK 73123. Online condolences may be sent to and/or

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