Mearlie Herron

Tuesday, December 23, 2008

Mearlie Herron, 65, of Manila, died Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2008, at her home. Born Aug. 3, 1943, in Dell, she was the daughter of the late George and Eva Sherrod McMinn. She was a homemaker and of the Baptist faith.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by three brothers, Bill, Dan, and Robert McMinn; a son, Timothy Herron; and a daughter, Laura Herron.

Mrs. Herron leaves her husband, James L. Herron, of the home; four sons, Chris Herron and his wife, Mamie, of Luxora, Ronnie Herron and wife, Michele of Franklin, Jamie Herron of Luxora, and Shawn Herron of Blytheville; her twin sister, Pearlie Hendrix of Union City, Tenn.; 10 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

A graveside service was held at 1:30 p.m. Friday at Dogwood Cemetery in Blytheville. Cobb Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Condolences can be e-mailed to