Memorial Services for Longtime Fadette Volunteer Fire ChiefMatt Boster
Posted by: Matt Boster
Date: Dec 11 2018 3:13 PM
Robert L. Herring, age 69 of Fadette, passed away Saturday night at a local hospital. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 13, 2018 at New Teamon Baptist Church located at 3813 South Co. Rd. 85 in Slocomb. At other times, friends are welcomed at the Herring home. Flowers are being accepted in memory at New Teamon Baptist Church 334-886-2424.
Mr. Herring was the Fire Chief of the Fadette Volunteer Fire Department where he served 24 years. He was instrumental in the beginning of many careers in firefighting volunteer and professional, law enforcement and EMS to those who were fortunate enough to be mentored by him. Survivors include his wife, Sherry Herring; son, Robert J. Herring Jr. (Breanna); daughter, Melissa Herring; grandchildren, Landon Herring and Nikole Herring; brother, Larry Herring(Karen); sister, Sheila Helms(Mike). He was preceded in death by his father Robert Herring and mother Grace Livingston.