OBITUARY

Kenneth Ray Herron

March 1, 1940October 4, 2021

Kenneth Ray Herron, 81, of Cartersville, GA formerly of Jasper, passed away on Monday, October 4, 2021, at his residence.

A graveside service will be held on Friday, October 8, 2021, at 2 p.m., at Oak Hill Cemetery, directed by Kilgore-Green Funeral Home. Richard Handley will officiate.

Kenneth enjoyed listening to gospel music. He loved playing the piano for assemblies at school and other functions. He went to many gospel singings and played the piano for different groups and leaders who directed songs. He played for The Melodyaries Quartet, Thrasher Brothers and Ambassadors Quartet. He did not hesitate to play for anybody who requested songs. He enjoyed playing so much.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Verner Rhea Herron and Dora Aldridge Herron; brother, Clarence R. Herron; grandparents, John E. Aldridge and Lizzie Garrison Aldridge and Robert B. Herron and Hughie Rhea Herron; and aunt, Dean Morgan.

He is survived by his sisters, Doris Herron Vines (Dudley), Agnes Herron Minor (James); niece, Stacy Watson; nephew, Keith Herron (Courtney); great niece and nephews, Lani Herron, Zach Herron, and Mason Herron; and a host of friends.

Services

  • Graveside Service

    Friday, October 8, 2021

  • Burial

    Friday, October 8, 2021

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