Mrs. Herndon was born in Newnan, Ga., on December 31, 1936, the daughter of the late Eddie James Estep and Ora Douglas May Estep. She was a retired seamstress from Turner Clothing in Bremen, Ga.
Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Mary Lois and Jerry Finerson of Ranburne, Ala.; son and daughter-in-law, Richard and Rae Herndon of Villa Rica, Ga.; brother, William (Bill) Estep of Temple; five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Jimmie F. Herndon; brothers, Warner Estep, W.D. (Doug) Estep, James H. Estep, Robert Hoyt Estep and Arthur E. Estep.
Funeral service will be Monday, October 22, at 2 p.m. at Almon Funeral Home in Carrollton with Rev. Hal Waters officiating.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Sunday evening from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Roy Richards Cancer Center, Tanner Medical Foundation, 303 Ambulance Drive, Carrollton, GA 30117.
Messages of condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.almonfuneralhome.com.