JEFFERSON COUNTY IL 
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WALTER HERRON EUREKA, ILLINOIS 
Walter W. Herron, 84, 106 S. Darst, died at 8:35 a.m. Sunday,
November 9, 1986 at Maple Lawn Health Center. Born February 19, 1902, 
in Mt. Vernon, Illinois, to Charles and Martha Wilkey Herron, 
he married Julia L. Oakes July 5, 1941, in Missouri. she died 
October 9, 1983. Surviving are one daughter, Carole J. Herron 
of Eureka; one brother, Raymond of Sanford, Florida. He was 
preceded in death by five brothers and three sisters. He was a 
member of the Monticello United Methodist Church. A veteran of 
the Army, he was a retired inspector for Caterpillar Inc., in 
Morton. 
Services will be at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday November 11, at his church, 
the Rev. Frank New officiating. burial will be in Monticello 
Cemetery. Visitation will be one hour before services at the church.
Mackey-Wright Funeral Home, Monticello, is charge of arrangements. 
There will be a memorial service a 1:30 p.m.Wednesday at the Assembly 
Room at Maple Lawn Health Center, Eureka, the Rev. Robert Harnish 
officiating. Memorials may be made to his church or Maple Lawn Home, 
in Eureka. 


Submitted By: David Herron 
3-22-99 

 
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