Meridian Star


October 27, 2013

Othel “O.L.” Herrod

MERIDIAN —     Services for Othel “O.L.” Herrod will be held Tuesday, October 29, 2013 at 1 p.m. at Robert Barham Family Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Marty Harper officiating. Burial will follow at Long Creek Baptist Church Cemetery with Robert Barham Family Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.

    Mr. Herrod, age 75, of Causeyville, died Saturday, October 26, 2013, at Anderson Regional Medical Center.

    He was owner of AAA Fire Control and retired from the Meridian Fire Department, as well as East Mississippi Electric Power Association. He also enjoyed hunting and fishing.

    Survivors include his son, Darren D. Herrod, and wife, Christina of Causeyville; sister-in-laws, Tricia Robinson, and husband, Billy, and Peggy Stewart; Brother-in-law, Ricky Stewart, and wife, Sharon; numerous aunts and cousins; and a special friend, Novell Wilson.

    He was preceded in death by his wife, Carolyn Herrod; parents, Douglas and Ruby Herrod; and daughter, Lori Ann Herrod.

    Pallbearers will be Ricky Stewart, Kevin Stewart, Ken Wilson, Allen Wilson, Keith Hales, and David Morris.

    Honorary Pallbearers will be Wallace Murphy, Donald Carter, and Norman Martin.

    Family and Friends may sign the online guestbook at

    Visitation will be held Monday, October 28, 2013, from 5 – 7 p.m. at Robert Barham Family Funeral Home.

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