James L. Herrington, 84, of Longboat Key, FL and formerly of Farmington Hills, MI, passed away January 3, 2013. He was a board member of WEDU Tampa Public TV and member of Temple Beth Israel. Jim was actively involved with Ringling College of Art & Design, Asolo Theatre and the Media Roundtable. He was a US Navy Veteran. Jim is preceded in death by his mother, June Herrington; and his stepson, Jeffrey Camiener; and is survived by his lifelong best friend, Carol Camiener; sons, James L. Herrington VI (Maria) and Douglas Herrington (Lori); daughters, Lauren Guzzardo (Robert), Nancy Gross (Paul) and Emily Camiener; daughter-in-law, Thais Herrington; and grandchildren, Jimmy and Alex Herrington, Maris and Lindsey Herrington, Olivia and Nicolas Guzzardo, Jared and Adam Gross, and Miles and Hugh Camiener. Memorial Service will be Sunday, Jan 6, 2013 at 11am at Temple Beth Israel in Longboat Key. A Memorial Service will be held in Michigan at a later date in January. In lieu of flowers, please make memorial contributions in Jim's name to Ringling College of Art & Design, William Fyfe Fund at Northwestern University, Racquet Up Detroit or Nature Conservancy.