April 7, 2014

Johnny Kenneth Herron Sr.

— Mr. Johnny Kenneth Herron Sr., 81, of Dalton, departed this life Sunday, April 6, 2014, at Quinton Memorial Health Care.

Johnny was born March 22, 1933, in Blue Ridge, a son of the late Roy Lee and Ella Armanda Waldon Herron. He was also preceded in death by his brother, R.L. Herron Jr. He proudly served his country in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.

He is survived by his son and daughter-in law, Johnny Kenneth (Kenny) and Johnnie Herron Jr. of Rome; brothers and sister-in-law, Charles Herron of Dalton, and Donald and Linda Herron of Chatsworth; sisters and brother-in-law, Doris Curtis of Tunnel Hill, and Linda and Jimmy Jones of Dalton; and several nieces and nephews.

Graveside services to celebrate the life of Mr. Johnny Kenneth Herron Sr. will be Wednesday at 11 a.m. at West Hill Cemetery with the Rev. Lamar Beason officiating.

Military honors will be provided by American Legion Post No. 112.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home today from 3 to 8 p.m.

Arrangements are by Ponders Funeral Home, Dalton; (706) 226-4002.