Donald A.B. Herring

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Donald A.B. Herring
August 26, 1945 - June 9, 2014
Hawkinsville, GA- Donald A. B. Herring, age 68, of Hawkinsville, Ga. died June 9, 2014 at Kingsford Retirement Home in Hawkinsville, Ga. Memorial services will be held Thursday, June 12, 2014 at 1:30 p.m. in the chapel of Clark Funeral Home with Rev. Blake Westbrook and Butch Hall officiating.
Mr. Herring was a native of Enterprise, Alabama and a member of the Baptist faith. He was self-employed as the owner of A. B.'s Barbeque. Don was a former manager at the Opelika Manufacturing Co. in Hawkinsville, Ga. and was a former City Commissioner of Hawkinsville. He was preceded in death by his parents, A. B. and Annie Herring and a sister, Bobbie Herring.
Survivors include his wife, Dianne Herring of Hawkinsville, Ga.; son, Jason Gregory Herring of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; daughters, Geri (Thomas) Huygen of Grove City, Ohio and Makenna (Jesse) Buffington of Hawkinsville, Ga.; brothers, William "Max" Herring of Hawkinsville, Ga. and Jerry (Janis) Herring of Daytona Beach, Florida; sisters, Lottie Marcella (Clyde) Hatten of Alabama, Barbara Herring of North Carolina and Millie Cotton of Phenix City, Alabama; 2 grandchildren, Natalie Huygen and Tristan Huygen.
Visitation will be held Wednesday evening from 6 to 8 p.m. at Clark Funeral Home.
Clark Funeral Home of Hawkinsville, Ga. is in charge of the arrangements.
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Published in The Telegraph on June 11, 2014
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