Charles Walter Herring Jr.

Charles Walter Herring, Jr., 62, of Buna, died Friday, February 15, 2013. He was a loving husband, father, son, and brother. Everyone who knew him was touched by his love and kindness. He could make you laugh and he could make you cry. Walter will be deeply missed by all who knew him. He was a United States Army veteran; serving his country during the Vietnam War and was employed by IBEW for over thirty years. He was married to Stephanie Kay Maher Herring, who died in 1983. After her death, Walter had to raise his children with the help of his loving mother and sisters. He is survived by his children, Charlie, Johnny, and Jessica; six grandchildren; sisters, Jacqueline and Margaret; and numerous loving nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his parents and wife. Services will be 10:30 a.m., Saturday, February 23, 2013, at Beaumont Yacht Club, 620 Marina Street, Beaumont, with his committal to follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Beaumont. We love you daddy and we will never forget you.

Published in the The Beaumont Enterprise on Feb. 21, 2013