OBITUARY

Carolyn Herring

April 26, 1952September 25, 2021
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Carolyn Joan (Painter) Herring, 69, of Staunton passed away on Saturday, September 25, 2021 at Sentara Rockingham Memorial Hospital, Harrisonburg surrounded by her family.

Born April 26, 1952 in Waynesboro, she was the daughter of the late William Lewis Painter, Sr. and Pauline (Campbell) Painter.

Carolyn was an active member of Staunton Apostolic Church where she had previously taught Sunday School. Prior to retirement, she was employed by Conagra where she worked for 30 years. Carolyn enjoyed making crafts and attending craft shows. She loved spending time with her family and her dog, Gracie. Carolyn adored children and faithfully fulfilled the roll as a foster parent to many children through the years. She will be remembered as a loving mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend to many.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husbands, Glen Price and John Herring; and sister, Joyce Elaine Painter.

Survivors include her daughter, Renee Yates of Fishersville; granddaughter, Hanna Yates; brother, William L. “Billy” Painter, Jr. and wife, Sandra of Augusta County.

A celebration of life service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, October 1, 2021 at the Waynesboro Chapel of Reynolds Hamrick Funeral Homes, 618 W. Main St., Waynesboro with Pastor Michael Eastman officiating. Burial will follow in Fishersville United Methodist Church Cemetery. The family kindly requests for those who plan to attend the service to please wear a facial covering.

There will be no formal viewing or visitation at the funeral home.

Active pallbearers will be Scott Hallberg, Charlie Hallberg, Robert Brooks, Travis Painter, Scot Chancy, and Bill O’Connell.

Those desiring may make memorial contributions to Staunton Apostolic Church, 810 Norfolk Ave., Staunton, VA 24401.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Reynolds Hamrick Funeral Homes of Waynesboro.

Relatives and friends may share condolences and memories with the family online by visiting www.reynoldshamrickfuneralhomes.com

  • FAMILY

  • She was preceded in death by her parents,William Lewis Painter, Sr. and Pauline (Campbell) Painter;husbands, Glen Price and John Herring; and sister, Joyce Elaine Painter.


    Survivors include her daughter, Renee Yates of Fishersville; granddaughter, Hanna Yates; brother, William L. “Billy” Painter, Jr. and wife, Sandra of Augusta County.
  • DONATIONS

  • Staunton Apostolic Church, 810 Norfolk Ave., Staunton, VA 24401

Services

PREVIOUS SERVICES:

  • A Celebration of Life Service

    Friday, October 1, 2021

OTHER SERVICES:

  • Interment, Officiating

Memories

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Betty (Price) Johnson

October 1, 2021

Renee
Our thoughts and Prayers are with you in the loss of your mother.

Terry and Patsy Price

October 1, 2021

We are sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers

Ingrid Barber

September 29, 2021

Sending prayers of comfort to the family…..

Randy & Judy Garber

September 29, 2021

Renee
So sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with you and your family. May God comfort you.

Melinda Fix

September 28, 2021

We had lots of fun in school. She was such a kind person. Rest with Jesus

Jackie Smith

September 28, 2021

Prayers for Renee and family doing this difficult time! Jackie Smith

Debbie (Hedrick) Spencer

September 28, 2021

Renee, I am so sorry for the loss of your mother. I really liked her so much. Praying that God gives you and your family peace and comfort during this difficult time. Heaven has gained another angel. Love, Debbie

Sharon Meditz

September 28, 2021

Renee, and Hannah, I am so sorry for your loss! I really loved your mom! Praying for comfort for you and your family. Love and hugs, Sharon Craig Meditz

Phyllis Colvin

September 28, 2021

Renee, I'm so sorry to hear of your mother's passing. May God give you strength until you meet again.

ALICIA (Price) Adam

September 27, 2021

Renee and Hannah - we are so sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers.
Hugs,
Alicia, Eric, Elijah & Titus

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Biography

Carolyn Joan (Painter) Herring, 69, of Staunton passed away on Saturday, September 25, 2021 at Sentara Rockingham Memorial Hospital, Harrisonburg surrounded by her family.

Born April 26, 1952 in Waynesboro, she was the daughter of the late William Lewis Painter, Sr. and Pauline (Campbell) Painter.

Carolyn was an active member of Staunton Apostolic Church where she had previously taught Sunday School. Prior to retirement, she was employed by Conagra where she worked for 30 years. Carolyn enjoyed making crafts and attending craft shows. She loved spending time with her family and her dog, Gracie. Carolyn adored children and faithfully fulfilled the roll as a foster parent to many children through the years. She will be remembered as a loving mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend to many.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husbands, Glen Price and John Herring; and sister, Joyce Elaine Painter.

Survivors include her daughter, Renee Yates of Fishersville; granddaughter, Hanna Yates; brother, William L. “Billy” Painter, Jr. and wife, Sandra of Augusta County.

A celebration of life service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, October 1, 2021 at the Waynesboro Chapel of Reynolds Hamrick Funeral Homes, 618 W. Main St., Waynesboro with Pastor Michael Eastman officiating. Burial will follow in Fishersville United Methodist Church Cemetery. The family kindly requests for those who plan to attend the service to please wear a facial covering.

There will be no formal viewing or visitation at the funeral home.

Active pallbearers will be Scott Hallberg, Charlie Hallberg, Robert Brooks, Travis Painter, Scot Chancy, and Bill O’Connell.

Those desiring may make memorial contributions to Staunton Apostolic Church, 810 Norfolk Ave., Staunton, VA 24401.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Reynolds Hamrick Funeral Homes of Waynesboro.

Relatives and friends may share condolences and memories with the family online by visiting www.reynoldshamrickfuneralhomes.com