Hershel D. Barringer
Hershel D. Barringer, 76, of Mt. Vernon, IL died at 8:45 a.m.
December 29,2000, at Jeffersonian Care Center in Mt. Vernon.
He worked at Consolidated Coal for 15 years and for General Radiator
for 18 years.
Mr. Barringer was born December 8, 1924 in Goreville, IL to Issa and
Bertha (Tripp) Barringer. He married Lillie (Kelton) Barringer she
Funeral Services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Johnston Funeral
Home in Mt. Vernon. The Rev. Raymond Capps will officiate. Burial
will be in Mt. Vernon Memorial Gardens. Friends may call after 5 p.m.
tonight at the Johnston Funeral Home.
In addition to his wife he is survived by three daughters, Deana Hale
and husband Dennis of Mt. Vernon, Nancy Ortega and husband Mike of
Varna, Wendy Whittington of Mt. Vernon; a son Larry Barringer of
Mt. Vernon; four grandchildren, Becky Tyler and husband Jeff of
Smyrna, TN, Brian Barringer of Henry, Jerry Hale of Mt. Vernon, and
Daryl Price of Mt. Vernon; two great grandchildren; Joshua and Jacob
Barringer of Henry.
Mr. Barringer was a member of the Mt. Vernon American Legion Post 141
and the Mt. Vernon V.F.W. post 1376.
He was preceded in death by his parents, a brother and two sisters.
Mt. Vernon Register News
Saturday/Sunday December 30-31, 2000
Submitted by: Cindy Ford