Katy Jean Herndon

Died: Sun., Jul. 26, 2020


6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Mon., Jul. 27, 2020
Location: Vidalia Chapel

Funeral Service

10:00 AM Tue., Jul. 28, 2020
Location: Vidalia Chapel

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Mrs. Katy Jean Herndon, age 81, of Lyons, died Sunday morning, July 26, 2020 at Community Hospice of Vidalia after an extended illness. Mrs. Herndon was a native and lifelong resident of Lyons. She was a homemaker and attended Freewill Baptist Church of Lyons.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Festus and Ofa Higgs; her husband, Norris Herndon; and several brothers and sisters.

She is survived by five sons, Carl Higgs (Gail) of Macon, Kenny Jack Higgs of Ohoopee, Norris Dean Herndon Jr. of Lyons, William L. Herndon (Mary) of Lyons, and Glenn Herndon (Angela) of Ohoopee; one brother, Butch Higgs of Lyons; and four sisters, Meldra Collins of Ohoopee, Margie Patrick of Lyons, Dorothy Cobb of Lyons, and Joyce Allen of Alabama. Several grandchildren, great grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews also survive.

Funeral Services for Mrs. Katy Jean Herndon will be held Tuesday, July 28, 2020 at 10:00 AM at Ronnie L. Stewart Funeral Service Vidalia Chapel with Reverend Nathan Pittman officiating. Interment will follow at Ohoopee Community Cemetery. The family will receive friends for visitation at the funeral home on Monday, July 27, 2020, from 6:00 to 8:00 PM.

Ronnie L. Stewart Funeral Service Vidalia Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

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Suzy Smith
   Posted Sun July 26, 2020
Dean and family
I am so very sorry for your great loss.
Please know that my thoughts, love and prayers are with your precious family.

Nyra Eason
   Posted Mon July 27, 2020

Spring's Bounty Basket was sent by Nikki, Nyra, and Jeremy.

Our heartfelt condolences go out to you and your family. We will all miss the presence of a truly lovable and kind person. If there is anything we can do, please don’t hesitate to let us know. We love you. Nikki, Nyra, and Jeremy

Kendall Curtis
   Posted Mon July 27, 2020

Deepest Love was sent by Dorothy Cobb and Sons.

Loved you so much Sis. Thanks for loving all my boys and their children. You will be missed but we shared lots of great memories. Rest In Peace Sister until our paths cross again. Much Love, Dorothy Cobb and family

Mary (Byrd) Mitchum
   Posted Mon July 27, 2020
I have many fond memories of the times Jean came to my shop and trusted me to do her hair....I am praying for you all as I know you will miss her . .. She will always be with you thru your memories. Love ,Mary (Byrd) Mitchum

Tammy Hubbell
   Posted Mon July 27, 2020
So sorry for your loss

Ann Cook
   Posted Mon July 27, 2020
Jimmy and I send prayers for the family. We really hated to hear of ms.jean passing.

Sue Rustin Grisham
   Posted Tue July 28, 2020
Ms. Margie, DiAnne and ALL the family, so sorry to hear of your great loss. I know you all have many happy memories to cherish with your good times as a family. God bless and give you strength. I love you all.

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