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June 8, 1963 - August 5, 2017
Service Date: August 12, 2017
A memorial gathering celebrating her life will be held Saturday, August 12, 2017 from 11:00AM – 12:30PM at Heritage Memorial Funeral Home.
Perry, GA—Holley Herring, 54, passed away Saturday, August 5, 2017. A memorial gathering celebrating her life will be held Saturday, August 12, 2017 from 11:00AM – 12:30PM at Heritage Memorial Funeral Home.
Holley was born June 8, 1963 in Macon, GA to the late James W. Meharg and Mrs. Robbie Lee Johnson Meharg. She attended Macon State College where she received her associate’s degree and fulfilled her dream of becoming a registered nurse. She loved her job and worked for many years as a dedicated ER nurse at Peach County Hospital. In her younger days, she loved playing sports and was an avid softball and basketball player. Holley was known for never following the rules, she loved life, having fun, and had a wonderful sense of humor. She adored her children and grandchildren and always had an accepting and generous heart. She was a loving mother, grandmother, daughter, and friend who will be greatly missed by all.
Along with her father, she is preceded in death by her life partner of 23 years, Dr. Bonnie Brinson.
Her memory will forever be cherished by her children, Daniel Lamb (Sarah), Rachel Herring, and Shelby Gregory; grandchildren, Isaiah, Jackson, and Leah; siblings, Beverly Spillers (Jerry), Steven Meharg, and Lynn Meharg; and host of adoring nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Human Rights Campaign or a charity of your choice in Holley’s memory.