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Richard E. Herrmann

Richard E. Herrmann

Posted: Wednesday, January 20, 2010 9:01 am

Richard E. Herrmann, Ph.D., 70, of Martin, died Sunday, Jan. 17, 2010 at his residence.
Services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday at First United Methodist Church in Martin with Rev. Randy Cooper officiating. Burial will be in East Side Cemetery with Murphy Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements. Visitation will be at the funeral home tonight from 5:30-7. Remains will be taken to the church at 11 a.m. Wednesday and lien-in-state for two hours prior to the services. The family will arrive at the church at noon.
Herrmann was born October 1, 1939 in Ft. Worth, Texas, son of the late Clay and Helen Paxton Herrmann. He received his undergraduate degree from Centenary College in Shreveport, La., his divinity degree from Vanderbilt University in Nashville and his Ph.D. from Emory University in Atlanta. H was an educator at Volunteer State Community College in Gallatin for 17 years, an educator at Dyersburg State Community College in Dyersburg for 13 years and retired from the Tennessee Conference of United Methodist Ministers.
Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Jeanette Herrmann of Martin; two brothers, Michael Herrmann of Houston and Donald Herrmann of Ft. Worth; and one brother-in-law, Jim Crocker of Martin.
Memorials may be to the First United Methodist Church in Martin or United Methodist Committee on Relief, P. O. Box 9068, New York, N.Y. 10087-9068.
Web site: murphyfuneralhome.net
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