Margaret Parker Herring

Published 10:48 pm Friday, May 31, 2019

Margaret Parker Herring, 95, of Suffolk, passed away on May 30, 2019. She was born in Nansemond County on May 18, 1924, to the late Willie and Gertie Brinkley Parker. She was also predeceased by her husband, John W. Herring Jr.; sisters, Dorothy Louise Parker and Marion Parker Council; brothers, Edward Brinkley Parker and James Robert Parker. She was a member of Suffolk Christian Church.

Left to cherish her memory are her sons, Ronald William “Ronnie” Herring (Elaine) and James Edward “Jimmy” White (Hazel); three grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; sisters, Martha Parker Britt and Sarah Parker Burford; and brother, Harvey Lee Parker.

Margaret’s graveside service will be 11 a.m., Monday, June 3, 2019, in Holly Lawn Cemetery with the Rev. Michael D. Halley officiating. In lieu of flowers, please donate to Suffolk Christian Church. Post condolences on


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