James Herring

James Herring
James Herring, 72, of the Red Hill community, passed away Monday evening, August 3, 2015 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Gainesville, GA.

Born December 30, 1942, in Hart County, Georgia, he was the of the late Gene and Nettie Lou Woods Herring. He was the brother of the late Julian Herring and Nathel Alewine. He was retired from Bosal Manufacturing and attended Allens United Methodist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Shelby Jean King Herring, of the home; Son and daughter-in-law David & Jennifer Herring, Murrayville, Ga; One Grandson, Austin James Herring; Four brothers: Billy Herring, Bowman, Ga; Charles Herring, Hartwell, Ga; Herman Herring, Lavonia, Howard “Red” Herring, Martin, Ga; Sister: Sara Jernigan, Lavonia, Ga; Sister-in-law Jan Mallory, Mother-in-law, Lois Sewell King.

Services will be held at 2 pm, Thursday, August 6, 2015 at the B.D. Ginn Memorial Chapel with Rev. Gary Ledford and Robert Franklin. Burial will follow at the Allens United Methodist Church Cemetery with Rev. Leon Carson and Rev. Dale Carson.

The family is at the home. They will receive friends Wednesday evening from 6 pm until 8 pm at the funeral home.





  1. barbara herring gibson
    August 6, 2015 - 2:12 pm

    so sorry to hear of james passing.praying for the family.have been out of town and just read the obituary on the funeral home web site.barbara h. gibson,alva h. mccall and billy joe herring

  2. Derrick and I send our most sincere condolences David, on the passing of your father. We will keep you in our thoughts and prayers.

  3. Stephen and Lisa Moss
    August 5, 2015 - 10:00 pm

    We worked with James for many years at Bosal. He was a dear friend. We will miss him!

  4. Linda & Blanton Payne
    August 5, 2015 - 7:06 pm

    Shelby, David and Family,
    We are so sorry for your loss. You have our deepest sympathy.

  5. Rebecca Duncan
    August 5, 2015 - 6:17 pm

    We are so sorry for your loss! Our prayers are with each of your during this time!
    Kermit & Barbara McGee
    Rebecca & Bryan Duncan
    Olivia Duncan

  6. Renee and Ricky Ayers
    August 5, 2015 - 5:45 pm

    We are so sorry about the passing of James. Sending heartfelt condolences, and praying for comfort during this difficult time.

  7. Bill & Jean Owens
    August 5, 2015 - 4:09 pm

    Shelby and Family,
    We are sorry to learn about James. May God bless and comfort each of you is our prayer.
    Bill & Jean Owens

  8. Shelby and David, I am so sorry for your loss. I hadn’t seen James since Michael died nearly 9 years ago. I know you’ll miss him. May God be with you through this time of sorrow.


  9. David, we are so sorry for your loss. God bless you and your family during this trying time.

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