DeRoy Herron Jr.

deroy herron jr.
Mr. DeRoy Herron Jr., the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. DeRoy Herron, was born January 4, 1938. He departed this life on September 26, 2011 at his home. He was a member of the Church of Christ and worked at Menzies Aviation for approximately twenty-one years. He leaves to cherish his memory: three brothers, Burnest Herron of Rancho Cucamonga, CA, Burns Herron of Milan, TN, Chester Herron of Detroit, MI; one half sister, Emma Anderson of Detroit, MI. Born to the union of DeRoy Herron Jr. and Bobbie J. Herron were three children, Derrick Herron of Spartanburg, SC, Crystalyn Herron Bragg (William) of Charleston, SC and LaShonda Herron Franks (Robert) of Memphis, TN; nine grandchildren: Devin Herron, Syreeta Herron, Spartus Herron, Keoisha Herron, Shannon Herron, William Mosby, Felicia Bragg, Kya Franks and Kennedi Franks. Also left to mourn his passing are a host of great grandchildren, nieces, nephews and other family and friends. He is preceded in death by his parents and three sisters: Burtie Ruth Herron, Mai Margaret Herron and Paulette Herron Armstrong.

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  1. LaShonda and Bobby, “We Love You”, our prayers and thoughts are with you and the family during this time of bereavement. Grandmother, Papa, Ralph, & Ms. Brooks sends their love and expressions. Mama P and Sly

  2. We were so sorry to hear about Uncle Deroy. LaShonda,Derrick, & Chris…you have my sincere condolensces.I know it is hard but keep praying! I will continue to pray for you and your families. TJ & Marisa Broome

  3. Hi my name is Jaye and I’m Chester’s son… I never got the opportunity to meet uncle Deroy … Or any of my cousins besides the family in Milan tn.. Deepest sympathy..

  4. Hello I never was able to meet any of you all but I’m a Herron as well I’m Burnest grandson

  5. This is my uncle. I’ve never met him. I’m the youngest son of Chester Herron. Sending prayers and love. Rest in Heavenly peace uncle.


  6. candle 3This is my uncle. I never got the opportunity to meet him. I’m the youngest son of Chester Herron. Sending prayers and love to the family. Rest in Heavenly peace uncle DeRoy.


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