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Douglas Herron

Douglas Herron, 73, Lanesville, died Saturday, Jan. 29, 2005, at his home.
A native of Campbellsville, Ky., born May 30, 1931, he was the son of the late Rhoda and Cassie Herron.
He retired from Kirk and Blum and was a member of Lanesville United Methodist Church since 1965, and a lay pastor and member of Gideon International.
He was preceded in death by a son, Douglas G. Herron.
Survivors include his wife of 54 years, the former Myrtle Margaret Thompson; two daughters, Cassie Campbell of Lanesville and Joyce Kintner of Central; a brother, Bill Herron of Otisco; two sisters, Betty J. Decker of LaGrange, Ky., and Linda Bunch of Louisville; five grandchildren, and 10 great-grandchildren.
Visitation: Wednesday, Feb. 2, after 9 a.m. at Gehlbach & Royse Funeral Home in Corydon.
Funeral: Wednesday, Feb. 2, at 11 a.m. at the funeral home with burial in Lanesville Cemetery.
Pallbearers: Bennitt J., Robert and James Campbell, David Henke, Greg Milby, Wayne Allen and David Rainey.
Honorary pallbearer: Wilbur Keen.
The family suggests memorial gifts to his church or Gideon’s International.