First Posted: 1/15/2009
Barbara Ann Cook Herring, 73, of 215 Bagwell Drive, Pauline, S.C., formerly of Spartanburg, S.C., died Nov. 8, 2006, at Spartanburg Regional Medical Center.
The funeral will be 2 p.m. Saturday at the Floyd's Greenlawn Chapel in Spartanburg, the Revs. Russell Dean and Richard D. Lewis officiating. Burial will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Rowland Cemetery in Rowland, N.C.
Born Oct. 20, 1933, in Oakland, S.C., Herring was the daughter of the late Joseph Maxwell and Linnie Huggins Cook. She was retired from the S.C. School for the Deaf and Blind and was a member of St. Luke's United Methodist Church.
She was preceded in death by a daughter, Ada Lynn Haggard. Surviving are two sons, Dr. Derek Herring of Pauline and Daryl Herring and his wife, Rhonda, of Spartanburg; two sisters, Katherine Thompson and Nancy Whittington, both of Rowland; four grandchildren, Jay Haggard, Christy Marshall, Jacob Herring and Hannah Herring; and three great-grandchildren, Caleb Marshall, Noah Marshall, and Katelyn Marshall.
The family will receive friends 1 to 1:45 p.m. Saturday at Floyd's Greenlawn Chapel.
Memorials may be made to the S.C. School for the Deaf and Blind, Walker Foundation, 355 Cedar Springs Road, Spartanburg, S.C., 29302.
An online guest registry is available at www.floydmortuary.com.