|Birth: ||Apr. 29, 1924|
|Death: ||Oct. 20, 1983|
Katherine Grace Herndon was born in Atlanta, Georgia, to Lewis E. Herndon and Nellie G. Johnson. She was the first of 4 sisters, but had an older brother, Carroll Eugene Herndon who was KIA in WWII. Katherine's first marriage was to G.E. May and they had a daughter, Carol.
Katherine's second marriage was to Paul Joseph Long. Joe adopted Katherine's daughter, Carol, and together they had 3 more children. They lived for awhile in Colorado and Kansas, and finally settled in Tennessee where Joe and Katherine lived out the remainder of their lives together. Joe was an ordained minister and served as associate pastor, deacon and teacher at Maranatha Baptist Church. Katherine was a devoted wife and mother, and a loving sister and aunt.
Lewis Eugene Herndon (1904 - 1953)
Nellie Grace Johnson Herndon (1904 - 2000)
Paul Joseph Long (1923 - 1979)*
Carroll Eugene Herndon (1922 - 1944)*
Katherine Grace Herndon Long (1924 - 1983)
Chattanooga National Cemetery
Plot: LL, 811
Maintained by: Tricia
Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Offi...
Record added: Mar 04, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 2986932
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Added: Mar. 7, 2013