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Mr. Bernard  Gaines Herring, Sr.

Obituary for Mr. Bernard Gaines Herring, Sr.

September 4, 1935 - December 23, 2018
Dothan, Alabama | Age 83

Loving Husband, father, brother & grandfather


Bernard "Bernie/Nard" Gaines Herring, Sr. 83, of Dothan Alabama passed away on Sunday, December 23, 2018 surrounded by his loving family.
He was born on September 4, 1935 in Jacksonville, Florida to the late Wesley Gaines, Sr. and Idell Patricia Smith Herring.
Bernard retired from the Navy in 1960 and Stone Container after 36 years.
He was an avid Ham Radio Operator, Deep Sea Fisherman, and an Electrical Engineer.
He leaves to cherish his memories; his loving wife of 57 years Geraldine Daniels Herring of Dothan, Alabama; 3 sons: Bernard Gaines Herring, Jr. (Rosie) of Dothan, Alabama, Martin F. Herring (Beverly) and Eric C. Herring (Sherri) both of Jacksonville, Florida; 2 siblings: Nathaniel Herring of Jacksonville, Florida; Floria Herring Dew (Jay) of Houston, Texas and a host of Grandchildren and Great-Grandchildren, other relatives and friends.

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Campbellton, FL 32426
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