Doug Herron

Born: Mon., Oct. 4, 1926
Died: Sun., Apr. 16, 2017


Visitation

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM, Wed., Apr. 19, 2017
Location: Niebur Funeral Home


Funeral Service

12:00 PM Wed., Apr. 19, 2017
Location: Niebur Funeral Home


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Doug Herron, 90 of Pittsfield, formerly of Nebo, passed away Sunday, April 16, 2017 at Pittsfield Manor in Pittsfield.  Carl Douglas Herron was born on October 4, 1926 in Hamburg, IL, a son of the late Timothy and Clara Foster Herron.  He married Wanda Mae Webb on August 2, 1947 in Pittsfield; she preceded him in death on November 14, 2004.

Doug was a veteran of the United States Navy serving his country from 1945-1946.  In earlier years Doug worked for the Curtis Trucking Company as a truck driver, worked for C.W. Curtis Construction Company and later worked for Sellers Farm as a hired hand. Doug also farmed many years in the Nebo and Pleasant Hill area.

Doug's greatest enjoyment was his grandchildren and his great grandchildren.

Surviving are three sons:  Daryl (Carla) Herron of St. Patrick, MO; Steve Herron of Pleasant Hill; Randy (Debbie) Herron of Nebo; a daughter, Cheryl (Larry) Conkright of Florida; twelve grandchildren and numerous great and great-great grandchildren. A brother, Simon Leroy Herron of White Settlement, TX also survives.  

Doug was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, a grandson, Travis Herron, nine siblings and a daughter-in-law, Rhonda Herron.

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at the Niebur Funeral Home in Pittsfield with Michael TenEyck officiating.  Visitation will be held prior to the service from 10 a.m. until 12 p.m.  Interment will be in Crescent Heights Cemetery in Pleasant Hill with military honors accorded by Pleasant Hill American Legion Post #1048 military funeral honor guard.

Memorials are suggested to be made to the Pleasant Hill American Legion Post #1048.  Condolences may be sent to the family at www.nieburfh.com.  The Niebur Funeral Home in Pittsfield has been entrusted with the service.

Charitable donations may be made in Doug's memory to the following organization:

Pleasant Hill American Legion Post #1048

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Bill & Linda Shotts
   Posted Mon April 17, 2017
We want to express our sympathy to the Herron family in the loss of Doug. God bless.

Edwin and Kathy Wilson
   Posted Tue April 18, 2017
Darryl and Carla, we want to extend our sympathy to you and your family. What a blessing to have your father so long in your lives. Memories will sustain. God bless.

Bonnie Casteel Long
   Posted Sun April 23, 2017
Darryl and Karla, my sympathy for yourselves and family at this time. I just read of the passing of Mr. Herron.
My hope is you will have pleasant memories to reflect and remember.

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