Joseph D. Herron

October 19, 1981 ~ July 4, 2020 (age 38)


Joseph Daniel Herron, age 38, formerly of Petersburg, WV was known as “JoDan” to family and “Jo” to his friends, crossed over to a land of peace and freedom on Saturday, July 4, 2020 at Inova Fairfax Hospital, Fairfax, Virginia as a result of an automobile accident.

“JoDan" was born October 19, 1981 in Winchester, Virginia and was the son of Gary Steven Herron and Kathy Elaine (Simmons) Herron of Maysville, WV, formerly of Romney, WV.  He was their “Ray of Sunshine” to them and many others. 

Surviving besides his parents, Gary and Kathy Herron, paternal grandmother, Opal Herron Free of Wardensville, WV; maternal grandfather, C. Jay Rowzee of Levels, WV; his fiancée Lindsay Hedrick Reese;  one daughter, Alexis Elizabeth Herron of Petersburg, WV; one son, Christian Trenton Herron of Inwood, WV; two step-sons, Dadison Reese and Chance Reese, both of Inwood, WV;  two sisters, Elaine B. Herron and fiancé Beau Myers of Maysville, WV and Charity D. Herron and fiancé Adam Crews of Wardensville, WV; two nephews, Ethan Herron and Kellan Herron and two nieces, Arabella Myers and Harbor Crews.

“JoDan” was preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, R. B. Herron and maternal grandmother, Audrey A. Rowzee and a nephew, Isaiah Myers.

"Jo” was a communication Technician for ViaSat and Direct TV.

A Celebration of “Jo’s” life will be Saturday, 3:00 PM, July 18, 2020 at the Believer’s Victory Center, 160 Victory Lane, Moorefield, WV 26836.   

Memorials made in memory of “JoDan” may be directed to the family to help defray funeral expenses, c/o Gary and Kathy Herron, 375 Grizzly Road, Maysville, WV  26833.

The family would like to Thank you for all the love and prayers that has already been shown to them through this difficult time.








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Celebration of Life
July 18, 2020

3:00 PM
Believers Victory Center

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