George Hicks Herman
  • 91 years old
  • Date of birth: Feb 26, 1925
  • Date of passing: Oct 23, 2016
Let the memory of George be with us forever

George Hicks Herman, 91, a longtime resident of Granville County passed away Sunday, October 23, 2016 at Universal Healthcare in Oxford.

A native of Franklin County, the son of the late Freddie Lee Herman and Lucy Hicks. He attended Fellowship Baptist Church and was a retired healthcare technician at John Umstead Hospital in Butner.

Surviving are three daughters, Carolyn L. Hicks of Butner, Kathleen L. Overton of Greenville, Barbara Ann Hayes of Holden Beach, three sons, George H. Herman Jr. of the home, Willis L. Herman of Creedmoor, Robert E. Herman of Mebane, a sister, Virginia Howell of Kittrell, a brother, Bill Herman of South Carolina, nine grandchildren, eleven great grandchildren and one great great grandchild. He was preceded in death by his wife Annie Chavis Herman and a daughter, Jennie Mae Lunsford Roberts.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at 2:00 PM at the Eakes Funeral Chapel in Creedmoor by Rev. Dan Hill. Burial will be in Carolina Memorial Gardens in Creedmoor.

Visitation will be held Wednesday, October 26, 2016 from 12:30-1:45PM prior to the service at the Eakes Funeral Home in Creedmoor.

Flowers accepted or memorials may be made to a charity of ones choice.


Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by Denise Blalock Francis on 29th October 2016

"George & Willis,
So very sorry about your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. My deepest sympathy."

This tribute was added by Doug Strickland on 26th October 2016

"George & Willis along with the entire Herman family, we are sorry to hear of the passing of your dad. I know I can speak on behalf of my sister (Kaye) and we hope that you'll remember to journey that your mother & dad offered you all in what used to be the little town of Butner (where everyone knew each other), hold these times close now and use them to reflect on the great times that your family enjoyed together."

This tribute was added by Michael Turner on 25th October 2016

"Willis and Family
Gail and I were very sadden to hear of the loss  of your dad.  Know that you and the Willis family will be in our thoughts and prayers in the coming days ahead.  May GOD walk with you and give you peace.
Mike & Gail Turner"

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