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Mrs. Margaret Ann Herndon, 85

Nobles Funeral Home and Crematory announces the funeral for Mrs. Margaret Ann Herndon, 85, who passed away Jan. 13 at Appling County Healthcare.
Mrs. Herndon was a native of Jeff Davis County living in Appling County in 1964. She was a homemaker, devoted mother, grandmother, and great grandmother.
Mrs. Herndon is preceded in death by her parents, Henry Grady and Inez Attaway Johnson; a grandchild, Jessica Crosby Covington; and a great-grandchild, Chloe Defore.
Surviving is her husband of 64 years, H.M. Herndon; daughters, Miriam Johnson (Jimmy), Cynthia Branch (Lanier), and Susan Dowling (Carl); grandchildren, Victoria Tuetsch (Samuel), Carrie Vanderver (Jeff), Anna Defore (Tim), Jonathan Branch (Jeremy), Christopher Crosby, Stephen Dowling, Aaron Dowling, Claire Dowling, and Thomas Dowling; numerous great-grandchildren; and sister, Elizabeth Underwood.
A graveside service was held Jan. 15 at Pleasant Grove Cemetery with the Rev. Charles Davis officiating and a eulogy by Aaron Dowling.
Active pallbearers were Aaron Dowling, Thomas Dowling, Samuel Teutsch, Jeff Vanderver, Christopher Crosby and Gary Covington.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the Salvation Army at or the American Cancer Society at

1 Comment

  1. Steven altman on August 31, 2022 at 10:00 am

    Such an awesome great Aunt. She will be deeply missed. We used to hang out at uncle hm house with aunt Margaret and have big dinners, play on the trampoline and watch the cattle run on the property. I used to play her piano.

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