Loretta Maxine Herston, age 89 of Athens, died Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at Athens Limestone Hospital. The funeral service will be Saturday, March 23, 2014 at McConnell Memorial Chapel with Dr. Hal May and Brother Jerry Smith officiating. The burial will be in Roselawn Cemetery. Visitation will be from 12 p.m. to 1:45 p.m. at McConnell Funeral Home.
Mrs. Herston was born June 28, 1924 in Limestone County to Richard Mack and Addie Leen Barksdale. She was retired from Walmart where she was the shoe department manager for 17 years. She is preceded in death by her parents and her husband, Lee Herston.