Alfred J. Herring
Saturday August 31 1968 State Paper
A J Herring, Policeman, 40, Of Mullins Dies
Mullins--Police Sergeant Alfred J. Herring, 40, died Thursday night from a heart attack while investigating an auto-train accident in Mullins.
The funeral will be at 4pm Saturday at Cox-Collins Funeral Home. Burial will be in Cedardale Cemetery.
He was born in Manning County, a son of Miles and Janie Brown Herring and was married to the former Mary Alice Smith. He had been with the Mullins Police force for 14 years. Mr Herring was a member of the First Baptist Church, Woodmen of the World and South Carolina Law Enforcement Association.
Surviving besides his widow and father are a son, Alfred J Herring, Jr of the home; four daughters, Polly and Jean Herring of the home and Deborah and Kathy Herring of Savannah, Ga; three brothers, Liston and Billy Wayne Herring of Mullins, Carl Herring of Whiteville, NC.; four sisters, Mrs Joe Harrelson of Mullins, Mrs Sally Byrd of Marion, Mrs Issac Newberry of Laurinburg, NC., and Mrs Bessie Jackson of Dillon.
Submitted by Carolyn Klear, 22 Sep 2005.