W. Jeffrey Herron

W. Jeffrey Herron

Tuesday, July 31st, 1962 - Monday, December 31st, 2018
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W. Jeffrey Herron, 56, of Coon’s Run, Shinnston, passed away on Monday, December 31, 2018. He was born on July 31, 1962, in Clarksburg, a son of the late James L. Herron and Betty Jean Emerson Herron.
He is survived by his wife of 31 years, Lora (Knapp) Herron, whom he married on August 22, 1987.
In addition to his wife he is also survived by a son Jeffrey Dylan Herron and a daughter Jennifer Kristin Herron, both at home; his brother, James E. Herron and his wife Beth of Bridgeport; a nephew and a niece, James David “Bo” Herron and Allyson Herron and many cherished friends.
In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by a son Jonathon Herron, and his sister Rosemarie Herron.
He was known as the “Hotsy Man” having worked for Hotsy Equipment Company for over 30 years. He was dedicated to his job and loved people. He always believed that the customer always comes first. He was a member of Coon’s Run Baptist Church and he loved trains, his dogs and his cats. Most of all, he loved his family and enjoyed spending time with them.

A gathering of family and friends will be held at Burnside Funeral Home, 607 S. Virginia Avenue, Bridgeport, from 4 – 6 p.m. on Sunday, January 6, 2019, where a celebration of Jeff’s life will be held at 6 p.m. with Reverend Sonny Palmer presiding.
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  • Visitation

    Sunday, January 6th, 2019 | 4:00pm - 6:00pm
    Sunday, January 6th, 2019 4:00pm - 6:00pm
    Burnside Funeral Home
    607 S. Virginia Avenue
    BRIDGEPORT, WV 26330
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Sunday, January 6th, 2019 | 6:00pm
    Sunday, January 6th, 2019 6:00pm
    Burnside Funeral Home
    607 S. Virginia Avenue
    BRIDGEPORT, WV 26330
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Reverend Sonny Palmer


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Private Condolence

Eric Griffin

Posted at 03:22pm
My dearest and most heartfelt condolences for your loss. I only knew Jeff as a child when I lived on Nuzum Ct. and y'all lived on Glenn Ave. I do remember that he was always smiling or happy about everything!

Posted at 05:51pm
Prayers for lora and family I grew up with her and Michelle in laurel Park. Love, the radcliff and Rhoades family. Please call 304-476-2490.

Alice and Gary Maxwell

Posted at 01:15pm
Please accept my prayers and condolences. What a wonderful family! You were all wonderful to me as I taught your kids in 3rd grade. Always kind words and smiles from your entire family. Lora, Jennifer, and Dylan...I am thinking about you! Gary and I always enjoyed talking to Jeff when we occasionally saw him over the years. Deepest sympathy! Alice and Gary Maxwell

Tim, Linda, Adam & Dylan

Posted at 09:54am
With loving memories of "W. Jeffrey Herron", From the Dunbar Hotsy Store
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Tim, Linda, Adam & Dylan purchased flowers for the family of W. Jeffrey Herron.


Arrena Bowling "Emerson "

Posted at 04:01am
We will miss you Jeff. You were called home to young.

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