THOMAS AUBREY “TOM” HERRIN

Thomas Aubrey “Tom” Herrin, 92, passed away Thursday, September 24, 2020 at Bacon County Hospital.  

Mr. Herrin was born August 1, 1928 in Appling County to the late Oscar Dennis Herrin and the late Bessie Blanton Herrin.  He was a member of the Covenant Church and was a retired Equipment Operator with the Appling County Road Department.  Mr. Herrin was preceded in death by his wife, Ima Deen Fowler Herrin.   

Survivors include his son and daughter-in-law, Winton “Wink” and Jody Herrin of Baxley; grandchildren, Winton Thomas “Tohn” and Cherae Herrin, Jr. of Brunswick, Mason Thomas Herrin and James Rusty and Ashley Bracewell both of Baxley; great-grandchildren, Jake Herrin, Jared Herrin, Bryson Bracewell, Katie Herrin, and Ragan Bracewell.   

A private funeral service was held Friday, October 2, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. at the Chapel of Swain Funeral Home with the Rev. Earl Wiggins and Rev. Billy Bratton officiating. 

Interment followed at Memorial Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery. 

Active Pallbearers were Rusty Bracewell, Mason Herrin, Jake Herrin, Donna White, Joyce Kennedy and Melinda Daly. 

Honorary Pallbearers were all friends and family in attendance. 

Musical selections were rendered by James Herrin, Jeff Herrin and Tripp Hardee. 

Arrangements were under the direction of Swain Funeral Home.