Mr. Percy Herndon, age 95, ….
Mr. Percy Herndon, age 95, of Cedar Crossing, died on Wednesday, September 22, 2021, at his home after a sudden illness.
Mr. Herndon was a native of Toombs County and lived in Jacksonville, FL, for 25 years before returning to Cedar Crossing, where he lived most of his life. He was a 1942 graduate of Toombs Central School and was a veteran of World War II serving in the Pacific Theater. He was a truck driver and member of the Teamsters Union in Jacksonville, FL. He was a member of Oak Grove Baptist Church near Alston and was a Gideon. He was preceded in death by 2 wives, Lillian Taylor Herndon and Frances Rodgers Herndon; his daughter, Joan Herndon Crayton; his parents, John L. Herndon and Emma Holiday Herndon; his stepson, Danny McDuffie; and his siblings, Lois Herndon Morris, Christine Herndon Lindsey, Nella Herndon Robinson, Millie Herndon Wilkes, Helen Herndon Pruitt, Grace Herndon Goff, Guy Herndon, Randolf Herndon, Cecil Herndon and Curtis Herndon.
The funeral service was held on Sunday, September 26, 2021, at 2:00 p.m., in the chapel at Ronald V. Hall Funeral Home, with Pastor Michael Kennedy officiating.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Gideons International, P.O. Box 156, Vidalia, GA 30475.
Ronald V. Hall
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Mr. Percy Herndon