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Attorney Roy Herron

Herron remembered fondly for his love of God, family, and Tennessee

by Josh Lemons Press Editor Roy Herron, the Dresden native, UT Martin alumni and long-time Tennessee lawmaker who died Sunday from complications following a jet-ski accident on July 1 at Kentucky Lake, was described by friends and colleagues on Monday as a kind man that loved God, friends, family, his hometown and all of Northwest…

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Herron funeral set for Saturday, Visitation on Friday in Martin

The funeral arrangements have been set for Dresden native and longtime Tennessee Senator Roy Herron. Herron died Sunday night due to complications following a jet-ski accident on Kentucky Lake on July 1. Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church in Martin, Tennessee on Friday, July 14, and from 12-2 p.m.…

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The Wades motion to keep Herron as trustee

Story by Shannon Taylor Senior Investigative Reporter On March 27, Ronnie and Reba Wade, grandparents of Cody, filed a motion to alter or amend the previous order that removed Attorney Roy Herron as Trustee citing that the removal of Herron as Trustee “does not serve the best interest or well-being of Cody Wade.” Herron was…

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Roy Herron’s invoice to City of Dresden raises concerns

Story by Shannon Taylor, Senior Investigative Reporter At the March board meeting, the invoice that the Dresden board of mayor and alderman received from Attorney Roy Herron regarding the lawsuit that former mayor Jeff Washburn filed against the alderman, was discussed. City Recorder Jennifer Branscum read the response they received from the Tennessee Comptroller’s Office…

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Chancery Judge Michael Maloan rules equal visitation in Floyd/Wu hearing

Story by Shannon Taylor Senior Investigative Reporter A hearing for visitation and alimony was heard March 22 in Weakley County Chancery court between Yueh Feng Wu (plaintiff) and Jo Floyd (defendant). Attorney Jeff Washburn was present and Attorney Amber Shaw, from Harris Shelton Hanover Walsh law firm in Covington came on board the case March…

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Herron files motion to seal Floyd/Wu case from the public and media

Story by Shannon Taylor Senior Investigative Reporter A motion for order to “protect minor child” has been filed by Attorney Roy Herron for plaintiff Yueh Feng Wu with the Weakley County Chancery Court on March 10. The motion states that Jo Floyd widely distributed the minor child’s personal and confidential information to the public and…

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