SPRINGDALE—Herman E. Person went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, January 4, 2023, at Lexington Medical Center. Born in Brunswick, Tennessee, he was a son of the late Herman H. and Una Moss Person.
He was a husband, daddy, granddaddy to all the grand- and great-grandchildren. He was very much loved for 69 years by his surviving wife, Ann Steele Person.
In addition to his beloved widow, he was survived by a daughter, Pamela Ellis of West Columbia; a son, Earl Person of Florence; Grandchildren Brent Bateman (Jenn), and their son Bruce of Augusta, Ryan Bateman (Sarah), and their sons Leland and Archer of Greenville, Heather McCants (Kyle), and their daughters Kallie and Korlie, of West Columbia; and a much-loved brother, Lee (Johnnie) and their precious family of Wynne, Arkansas.
A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Thompson Funeral Home of Lexington with the Rev. Tony Neely officiating. Interment will follow immediately after at Southland Memorial Gardens.
The family will receive visitors one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
We would like to acknowledge our special family friends, Dr. Robert Dunn, Jan Person, Dena Craft, Lisa Kyzer, and daughter Emmie.