Danny Ray Herron Sr., age 79, of Pekin, passed away Friday, November 18 at his home surrounded by his family.

Mr. Herron was born July 13, 1943, in Big Stone Gap, Virginia, the son of Dewey and Audrey Gibson Herron.  He was a retired employee of Koetter Wordworking.

Danny is survived by his wife:  Brenda Jordan Herron.  They were married February 2, 1991.   He is also survived by two sons:  Danny Herron Jr. (Kayla) of Shepherdsville, Kentucky and Erick Wayne Herron (Camden) of Pekin, four daughters:  Maurita Sue Wrighthouse of Salem, Cindy Thomas (Paul) of Salem, Dana Pangburn (Chris) of Henryville and Ericka Herron of Pekin, one brother:  Jim Herron of Abingdon, Virginia, one sister:  Carol Kilburn of Wooten, Kentucky, 11 grandchildren, and 7 great-grandchildren.  He was preceded in death by five brothers:  Bob, Stan, Dewey Jr., Leroy and John Herron, a grandson:  Levi Pangburn and his parents.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 2PM at Weathers Funeral Home.  Burial will follow in Crown Hill Cemetery.   Visitation will be Tuesday from 10AM-time of service.