Dryden, VA - Paul Eugene Herron, 73, passed away Saturday, January 27, 2018 at his home after an extended illness. Eugene was a member of the Heritage Church of God in Big Stone Gap, VA. He was retired from the Norfolk & Southern Railroad.
Eugene was preceded in death by his parents, Earl “Shorty” & Maxie McKinney Herron; his brother, Bobby “Tootie” Herron, and his sister, Jenelle Hamilton.
He is survived by his wife, Janet Herron of the home; his son, Paul Eugene Herron, II (Nicky), Dryden, VA, and his daughter, Stephanie Hamilton. Also surviving Eugene are his grandchildren, Sheridan Herron, Matthew Herron, Christen Wireman (Bill), and Amanda Hamilton; several nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends; his sister, Brenda Palmer (Jerry), Big Stone Gap, VA, and his brother, Donnie Herron (Montana), Big Stone Gap, VA.
The family will receive friends Thursday, February 1, 2018, from 11:00am to 1:00pm at Gilliam Funeral Home, 618 Wood Ave West., Big Stone Gap, VA.
Funeral services for Eugene will begin at 1:00pm with Rev. Ronnie Mutter officiating. Graveside services will follow at Powell Memorial Gardens, 5650 Powell Valley Rd., Big Stone Gap, VA. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.
Gilliam Funeral Home & Crematory is honored to serve the family of Paul Eugene Herron.
You may go online to view the obituary at www.gilliamfuneralhome.com.
618 Wood Ave. West
Big Stone Gap, VA 24219