James Earl Herring

Published 5:00 am Thursday, April 10, 2003

Services for James Earl Herring of Brookhaven are 11 a.m.,Saturday, April 12, 2003, at Center Street Church of Christ inBrookhaven with burial in Carver Heights Cemetery inBrookhaven.

Visitation is Friday, April 11, from 12-5 p.m. at Tyler FuneralHome in Brookhaven.

Mr. Herring, 82, died April 6, 2003 at St. Dominic Hospital inJackson. He was born in Franklin County on April 19, 1920, toWillie Herring and Berniece Henry Herring.

He was a retired sawmill worker at McCall Lumber Company inMcCall Creek. He was a veteran of the United States Army. He was amember of Center Street Church of Christ.

Preceding him in death were his parents; his sons, James E.Herring and Loyd Rigley; his sisters Maudee Herring and EmmaHerring; and his brother Edgar Herring.

Survivors are his daughters, Linda Glass of Memphis, Tenn.,Lucille Harron, Annie P. Newton and Della Moore all of Brookhaven,Francis Marie Gilbert of Lake Providence, La., and Shirley JeanMoore of Oak Grove, La; and a host of grandchildren,great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.