James Herring

Obituary of James A. "Jim" Herring

James A. “Jim” Herring, 74, St. Joseph, Missouri, passed away Friday, July 1, 2022. On November 16, 1947 he was born in Gilford, Missouri to Lee and Oral (Schweiklart) Herring. He married Karen O’Callaghan in 1970. She survives of the home. James served in the US Army during Vietnam and retired from the Missouri National Guard. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and spending time with his grandchildren. James is preceded in death by his parents. Survivors include his wife; sons, John (Jolene) and James (Belinda); grandchildren, Gage (Tayler), Alex (Jordyn), Seth, Craig, Aaron, Claudia, Avery, Coen; great-grandchildren, Warren “Little Big Man”, and Colt; brother, Homer Herring (Hilda); numerous nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. Cremation under the direction of Simplify Cremations & Funerals. Services to be held at a later date. Online guest book and obituary at www.simplifyfunerals.com.
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