Sterling Dixon Herren, of Oakhurst, died on Nov. 20, 2013 at the age of 90.
Mr. Herren was born on Dec. 9, 1922 in Reyno, Ark to parents Sharrel and Rosie Herren.
He graduated from Maynard High School in Arkansas and was a U.S. Navy veteran who served during World War II. Mr. Herren worked as an expeditor for Garret AiResearch and enjoyed gardening, singing and wood-working in his free time.
He is preceded in death by his parents and his wife Mabel.
Mr. Herren is survived by daughters Virginia Vickers of Broken Arrow, Okla, Deborah Burgo of Arroyo Grande, son James
Herren of Torrance, grandchildren; Tim, Todd, and Stacy Courtney, Scott Burgo, Matthew, Kristine and Ashley Herren and twelve great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. on Nov. 11, 2013 at the First Baptist Church in Oakhurst.