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PFC William Frank “Dub” Herron

  • Birth 21 Apr 1926 Sulligent, Lamar County, Alabama, USA
  • Death 10 Nov 1987 Jackson, Hinds County, Mississippi, USA
  • Burial Jackson, Hinds County, Mississippi, USA
  • Memorial ID 24059298

SON OF SAM HERRON AND LORA THOMPSON HERRON, HUSBAND OF MATTIE LOUISE LANCASTER HERRON,CHILDREN ARE: WILLIAM PHILLIP HERRON, THOMAS LYNN HERRON AND NORMA JEAN HERRON THURMAN. A LOVING AND CARING HUSBAND AND FATHER. GRANDFATHER TO RHONDA J. PALMER, SHERRON N. PALMER, JASON C. PALMER, BROOKS, AND WHITNEY A. HERRON. STEP FATHER TO GARY ELROY LOWE, BARBARA ELAINE LOWE PUGH, AND ORMA SUE LOWE SOBOLESKY. STEP GRANDFATHER TO BOBBY , MICHAEL, MARTY, JANET, AND TINA PUGH. OBITUARY-WILLIAM F. HERRON, PEARL MS DIED NOV. 10 1987 AT VETERANS ADMINISTRATION MEDICAL CENTER IN JACKSON. SERVICES ARE THURSDAY AT WRIGHT AND FERGUSON FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN LAKEWOOD MEMORIAL PARK. HE IS SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE, MRS. MATTIE LOUISE HERRON, DAUGHTERS, MRS. ELAINE PUGH OF FLORENCE , SUE SOBOLESKI OF SICKLERVILLE N. J.,AND MRS. JEANIE THURMAN OF FLORENCE:SONS, GARY LOWE, PHILLIP HERRON, AND LYNN HERRON ALL OF JACKSON.; BROTHER, TOLL HERRON OF COLUMBUS, 10 GRANDCHILDREN, AND 14 GREAT GRANDCHILDREN. DADDY, THANK YOU FOR ALL YOU HAVE GIVEN ME. I WILL LOVE,REMEMBER, AND CHERISH YOU FOREVER. MANY THANKS TO GODS SPECIAL ANGEL FOR SPONSORING MY DADS PAGE. GOD BLESS YOU. ADDING MORE INFO ON WILLIAM FRANK HERRON : HE WAS A WELDER BY TRADE, HE ALSO COACHED LITTLE LEAGUE BASBALL AND WAS A UMPIRE FOR LITTLE LEAGUE BASEBALL. HE WAS IN GERMANY DURING WORLD WAR TWO AND WITH A TANK BATTALION. HE WAS AN EXPERT MARKSMAN AND GUNNER. I REMEMBER HIM WHISTLING AND COULD DO IT BEAUTIFULLY. I LOVED TO HEAR HIM WHISTLE AND ALWAYS KNEW HE WAS HAPPY, IT WAS MUSIC TO ME, LOVE YOU DAD!!!


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  • Created by: Norma Jean Herron Thurman
  • Added: 19 Jan 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 24059298
  • Gods Special Angel
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC William Frank “Dub” Herron (21 Apr 1926–10 Nov 1987), Find A Grave Memorial no. 24059298, citing Lakewood Memorial Park, Jackson, Hinds County, Mississippi, USA ; Maintained by Norma Jean Herron Thurman (contributor 48306182) .