Wilder Funeral Home


Eddie W. Herrin

June 5, 1938April 2, 2021

Eddie W. Herrin, 82, of Homosassa, FL, passed away on Fri., April 2, 2021 at Citrus Memorial Hospital, Inverness, FL. A native of Pell City, AL, he was born June 5, 1938 to Oscar and Ora (Williamson) Herrin, one of two children. Eddie’s working career held two roles; he was a retired steel worker for LTV Steel in Chicago, IL and then held a position as a maintenance employee for Citrus Memorial Hospital. Mr. Herrin was a sports lover, excelled in baseball as a younger man, and was a Die Hard Chicago Cubs Fan. He moved here in 1999 from Hammond, IN with his beloved wife of 55 years, Linda G. (Kibble) Herrin, who survives him. Eddie was a faithful and devoted member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Homosassa Springs and along with his wife Linda, is survived by his five children: Darryl W. Herrin (wife Tammy), Michael P. Herrin (wife Theresa) and Lisa Breeden (husband Robert), all of Homosassa, FL; Kim Geary (husband Steve), Weeki Wachee, FL and Sandy Pinkley (husband Martin), Huntingdon, TN; sister Brenda Warren, Houston, TX; 18 grandchildren, 20 great grandchildren (with two more on the way) and four nieces. Friends will be received on Sun., April 11, 2021 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 noon at The Church of Jesus Christ, 4041 S. Skylark Terrace, Homosassa, where a Funeral Service of Remembrance will take place at 12:00 noon with Pastor Michael P. Herrin officiating. Interment will follow at Fountains Memorial Park in Homosassa.


  • Oscar Byron Herrin, Father (deceased)
  • Ora Lou Williamson, Mother (deceased)
  • Brenda Warren, Sister of Houston, TX
  • Linda G. Herrin, Beloved wife of 55 years of Homosassa, FL
  • Darryl W. Herrin (Wife Tammy), Son of Homosassa, FL
  • Michael P. Herrin (Wife Theresa), Son of Homosassa, FL
  • Lisa Breeden (Husband Robert), Daughter of Homosassa, FL
  • Kim Geary (Husband Steve), Daughter of Weeki Wachee, FL
  • Sandra Pinkley (Husband Martin), Daughter of Huntingdon, TN
  • Eddie is also survived by 18 grandchildren, 20 great grandchildren and four nieces


  • Visitation

    Sunday, April 11, 2021

  • Funeral Service of Remembrance

    Sunday, April 11, 2021

  • Interment

    Sunday, April 11, 2021


Eddie W. Herrin

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Steven & Belinda Brooks

April 10, 2021

We are so sorry for your loss. Eddie was a good man and it was a pleasure knowing him. We are praying for you all during this difficult time. Love you all, The Brooks family

Juanita Hall

April 6, 2021

I am so sorry for the loss of Bro. Eddie. He was a very nice man and a true man of God! I enjoyed listening to him sing in church!! My prayers for Sis Linda and the family!!