Area businessman passed away Jan. 6

Albert Edward Gregson

Red Bud lost a prolific businessman over the weekend, with the loss of Albert Edward Gregson on Jan. 6.

Gregson, 84, had owned several area businesses including Al’s Repair Shop in Hecker, and A & B Guns and Al’s Automotive Repair in Red Bud.

For Gregson’s full obituary, please see this week’s print edition.