Born to Levert Hedgemon, Sr. and Rosia B. Irby Hedgemon in Tuscaloosa, AL.
Teaches language arts, humanities and music at Westlawn Middle School of the Tuscaloosa City Schools until his retirement.
Earns a Bachelor of Arts in business administration and management from Stillman College.
Becomes a member of Alpha Phi Alpha Inc.
Teaches choral music as a private music teacher and continues in the role.
Is inducted into the Jacksonville State Teachers Hall of Fame.
Is the minister of music at Weeping Mary Baptist Church and continues in the role.
Provides opportunities for his students to perform at the second inauguration of President Barack Obama in Washington, D.C.
Is named Alabama Teacher of the Year.
Continues to serve as a volunteer counselor to the Alabama Baptist Crusaders.
Continues to hold the Martin Luther King Jr. Education Award from the Southern Christian Leadership Conference.