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Gladys Wood Herring

By preddyfuner36002353, Sep 8 2020 05:41PM

Gladys Wood Herring, 96 of Gordonsville passed away at her home on Sunday September 6, 2020. She was born February 17, 1924 and was the last of thirteen children born to the late William Samuel and Virginia Elizabeth Wood. She was married to Sylvester “Red” Herring until his death in 1988. She is preceded in death by her brothers, Bill, Dick, Francis, Kenneth, Willard, Reggie, Genie and sisters, Elizabeth Garrison, Virginia Hall, Hazel Watson, Thelma Trainham, Marian Satterwhite, step children, Dick Herring, Pete Herring, Shirley Thacker, Peggy Moore and one grandchild, Trae Herring.

Mrs. Herring is survived by three sons, Jimmy Wood (Lois), Sylvester Herring, Jr. (Carol), Warren Herring, two daughters, Debra Mills, Linda Wood (Mike), one step daughter, Ann Moore, eleven grandchildren, and numerous great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

She was loved by many and will be missed by all.

A graveside funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday September 12, 2020 at Grace Episcopal Church Cemetery in Keswick with Pastor William Payne officiating. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. on Friday September 11, 2020 at Preddy Funeral Home in Gordonsville.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of the Piedmont, 675 Peter Jefferson Pkwy, Suite 300, Charlottesville, VA 22911.

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