Highland, NY - Mattie Belle Herring was born on December 16, 1925 in Wake County, NC to the late William and Mamie Hooper. She was called from labor to rest on Friday, November 2, 2012 at Wingate at Ulster Nursing Home, surrounded by her family. Mattie was a 55 year resident of Highland, NY.
She was married to the late John D. Herring and of this union, seven children were born. Shirley Bent of Wappinger Falls, NY, Mable Rosette Herring Spearman of Poughkeepsie, NY, Mattie Ree Herring of Poughkeepsie, NY, Florine Herring of Raleigh, NC, Floyd Herring of Valley Stream, NY, and Avery Herring of Kingston, NY. Mattie had 11 grandchildren, several devoted great grandchildren, great-great grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews and many friends.
Mrs Mattie will lie in repose 10-11am Friday, November 9, 2012 at Rhodes Funeral Homes Chapel 43 Fairview Avenue, Poughkeepsie, NY. Services 11am at the chapel. Pastor Frances Bunn officiating. Interment at Union at Lloyd Cemetery, Highland, NY.
Professional services entrusted to Rhodes Funeral Homes 43 Fairview Avenue Poughkeepsie, NY 12601. "Committed To being The Very Best". Call us anytime at 452-2894 or 452-6143.