Bobby Nolan Herring, 79, of North Little Rock, formerly of Monticello, passed away on June 23, 2020, at the Arkansas State Veterans Home in North Little Rock.
He was born on February 8, 1941, in Drew County to the late Robert Nolan Herring and Zylpha Gertrude Guthrie Herring
Mr. Herring was a retired pipeline operator, a Christian and a United States Army Veteran of the Vietnam War where he was wounded in the battle of la Drang Valley and received the Vietnam Service Medal. He was a member of the International Union of Operating Engineers. He liked having projects to do such as building things and working on cars. He enjoyed playing solitaire and was pretty good at drinking beer.
Survivors include one daughter, Amber Herring of Denver, Colorado; stepdaughter, Charlotte Langley of New Boston, Texas; sister, Joan Wooldridge of Monticello; two nephews, Kenny of Monticello and Kevin of Columbus, Ohio.
Graveside service with Military Honors will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, June 26, at Campground Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Veterans Villages of America or Alzheimer’s Association.