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Rev. Wayne C. Herrington, 65

The Rev. Wayne C. Herrington, 65, of Hazlehurst, died Jan. 12 at Jeff Davis Hospital.
Rev. Herrington was born Oct. 1, 1955, in Bacon County. He is preceded in death by his parents, Cosby Benjamin Herrington and Roselle Rowell Brunner and brother, Gary Lott Herrington. He served various churches in the area for 18 years as their minister and was also a bus driver for Jeff Davis Board of Education for 12 years. He was a member of Hazlehurst Church of God.
Survivors include his wife, Debra Pope Herrington of Hazlehurst; son and daughter-in-law, Ryan and Rachel Herrington of Donalsonville; daughter and son-in-law, Jessica and Kevin Rewis of Hazlehurst sisters, Sherrie Davis of Hazlehurst and Lisa Easterling (Steve) of Tampa; grandsons, Kaleb Rewis and Blake Rewis; granddaughters, Rylee Herrington and Charlee Herrington; several nieces and nephews.
Graveside services were held Jan. 14 in Hazlehurst City Cemetery with the Rev. Marcus Zipperer and the Rev. Alvin Merritt officiating.
Honorary pallbearers were all family and friends in attendance.
Active pallbearers were Wayne Feller, Mike Lynn, Roy Smith, Allen Wood, Doug Carter and Earl Bryant.
Music was rendered by his son-in-law, Kevin Rewis.
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Wainright-Parlor Funeral Home was in charge.

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