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Friedrich "Fred" Hering

July 5, 1934 ~ June 7, 2021 (age 86)

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Friedrich “Fred” Hering

Rolesville, NC –         Friedrich “Fred” Hering, 86, of Rolesville, NC passed away at Avendelle Assisted Living on June 7, 2021 from congestive heart failure. His daughters, Lynn and Susan, were with him at his bedside.

Born on July 5, 1934 in Manhattan NY to German immigrants, Friedrich and Elsie Hering, he is the younger brother of Robert Hering.

He married Mary Ruth Allen, a Southern lady from Wrens, on March 29, 1968 in Kansas City MO. They lived in Long Island NY, Kansas City MO, and Stuarts Draft VA before settling on Lake Hartwell in Anderson SC in 1995.

He worked as an auto sales representative for Renault, and a materials manager for Wilcox and Hollister before retiring in 1993.

A people person, he made everyone he met feel welcome and at ease, He was funny and kind with a huge heart for his family and friends. Throughout his life, he enjoyed golf, boating, tennis, camping, bowling, building and fixing things, or just watching golf or action movies on TV.  He was an avid golfer known to win a few rounds at Boscobel Golf and Country Club in Pendleton SC.

He is survived by his loving daughters, Lynn Hering Glasheen (Craig) and Susan Michelle Worrel; twelve grandchildren, Jill Norwood (Brian), Kate Worrel, Rebekah Glasheen, Jack Glasheen, Brooke Worrel, Hannah Glasheen, Joshua Glasheen, James Glasheen, Jonathan Glasheen, Lydia Glasheen, Jacob Glasheen and Jordan Glasheen; three great grandchildren, Lauren Norwood, Peyton Norwood and Hudson Norwood; niece Wendy Waldron (Paul); nephew Robert Hering (Carolyn); and great nephews, Brandon Waldron, Tyler Waldron and Kyle Waldron.

A funeral service will be held at 2:00 P.M. Thursday afternoon, June 10, 2021 in the James Funeral Home Chapel, Wrens GA. Interment will follow in the Wrens Memorial Gardens Cemetery.

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Golfers Prayer

God, as I play the 18 holes of my life, I pray
each drive is long enough to reach my goals
and straight enough to keep me out of  trouble.
 
When I find myself in life’s traps and hazards,
I pray to escape them with no penalty and to
always stay in bounds.  I pray to always play with honor.
 
And when I putt out on the 18th green, I pray
I have shown integrity and character;
I pray to be worthy of joining Your Threesome,
to play forever on Your Heavenly course.
Amen.

 

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Services

American Legion Service
Thursday
June 10, 2021

2:00 PM
James Funeral Home
630 N Main St
Wrens, GA 30833

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