Valdosta Daily Times

November 21, 2012

Shirley R. Herring

Staff Writer
The Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA — Shirley R. Herring, 71, of Echols County, died Monday, Nov. 19, 2012 at Shand’s Hospital in Gainesville, Fla. She was born on Nov. 2, 1941 in Valdosta to the late Arzell Register, Sr. and Estelle Zipperer Register. Mrs. Herring was the former owner of The Flower Shoppe in Lake Park, was a member of Bethel Church of God and worked at Langdale Fuel. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother.

Mrs. Herring is survived by her husband of 51 years, Lowell Herring of Echols County; one daughter and son-in-law, Tina and Kirby Tucker of Hahira; two sons and daughters-in-law, Patrick and Jenny Herring and Derek and Dana Herring of Echols County; six grandchildren, Leslie Tucker, Kari Tucker, Dale Herring, Kyle Herring, Cassie Herring and Lindsey Herring; three brothers and one sister-in-law, Arzell Register, Jr. and Brenda of Waycross, James Register  and Stanley Register of Naylor; five sisters and four brothers-in-law, Carolyn Porter and Claude, Jr. (Joe) of Jacksonville, Fla., Faye and Ed Keyton of Palatka, Fla., Vickie Graham of Naylor, Oveta and Johnny Copeland of Lake Park and Mary and Bill Wright of Perry, Fla.; several nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her parents and one brother, Randy Register.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, Nov. 24, 2012 at 1 p.m. at the McLane Lakewood Funeral Home in Lake Park. Burial will follow at Wayfare Cemetery in Echols County. The family will receive friends from 6-8 p. m. Friday, Nov. 23, 2012 at the funeral home.  Condolences to the family may be expressed  online at www.mclanecares.com. — McLane Lakewood Funeral Home of Lake Park