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Ova Herren

December 15, 1935 March 30, 2019
Ova Herren
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Ova Herren, age 83, of Knox County KY, passed way Saturday, March 30, 2019 at Baptist Health in Corbin, KY.

Ova was born December 15, 1935 to the late William & Malissa Mullins Herren Sr.

Ova was a Veteran of the United States Army, he retired from the Pepsi-Cola Bottling Company after 51 years, a 32 degree Mason of the Cumberland Valley Masonic Lodge 751, a Kentucky Colonel avid (KY Wildcat & Lynn Camp) Fan, a two time Pepsi Cola Rodeo Champion, one time State Rodeo runner up, a coach for the 1980's Liberty Softball Team and was a member and a Deacon of the Candle Ridge Missionary Baptist Church. Ova loved his garden & yard, he also loved to watch the ocean for hours.

Ova is survived by his wife: Berdeina Engle Herren; two sons: Jim Herren (Sheila) and Bill Herren(Gina); two sister-in-laws: Mary Herren & Judy Smith; nine grandchildren: Scott, Kenny, Heather, Max, Whitney(Jason) , Zachary(Kayla) ,Victor, Blaze(Ed) , and Ethan; six great grandchildren: Evan, Easton, Jaxon, Kenleigh, AnnaBella, and Kaydence; three special grandchildren: Catie(Jimbo), Clay and Trystan.

Besides his parents he is preceded in death by: Anna Mae Mills Lang, Walter Herren Sr., William Herren Jr., & Connie Ray Herren

Funeral services will be Friday, April 5, 2019 at 2:00 PM in the O'Neil-Lawson Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Rick Broughton, Bro. Paul Hubbs, & Rev. Sam Moore officiating. Burial will follow in the Candle Ridge Cemetery.

Visitation will be Thursday, April 4, 2019 from 6-9 PM at the O'Neil-Lawson Funeral Home. Masonic service will be held by the Hugh Harris Lodge at 7:00 PM.

Pallbearers; J.J. Smith, Larry Herren, Nick Scalf, Brit Herren, Kyle Smith & Jeff Yates

Condolences can be sent at www.oneilfh.com.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the O'Neil-Lawson Funeral Home.


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Visitation

Thursday

4

Apr

6:00 PM 4/4/2019 6:00:00 PM - 9:00 PM 4/4/2019 9:00:00 PM
O'Neil-Lawson Funeral Home

204 N. Kentucky Street
Corbin, KY 40701

O'Neil-Lawson Funeral Home
204 N. Kentucky Street Corbin 40701 KY
United States

Funeral

Friday

5

Apr

2:00 PM 4/5/2019 2:00:00 PM
O'Neil-Lawson Funeral Home

204 N. Kentucky Street
Corbin, KY 40701

O'Neil-Lawson Funeral Home
204 N. Kentucky Street Corbin 40701 KY
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Candle Ridge Final Resting Place

Knox County
Gray, KY 40734

Knox County Gray 40734 KY
United States
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