Nell Deadwyler Herron


Nell Deadwyler Herron, age 92, passed away of natural causes on Monday, May 21, 2018 at Providence Hospital. She was under the care of Covenant Care Hospice in Mobile, Alabama.

Nell was born in Birmingham, Alabama and was the oldest child of the late Lois and Pleiades Deadwyler.

Nell was a resident of Birmingham until 2013, when she moved to Mobile. While living in Birmingham, she attended Huffman Baptist Church. After high school she worked at Bama Co., later at Friend Sister's, Birmingham.

She enjoyed her garden club, Sunday school and sitting out on her patio enjoying a cup of coffee, with Scotty watching birds.

Nell was preceded in death by her loving husband of 65 years, Luther "Scotty" Herron; her mother, Lois Deadwyler; her father, Pleiades Deadwyler; her brother, James "Sonny" Deadwyler; her sisters, Christine "Teen" Stevens and Betty Deadwyler.

She is survived by her two children, Susan (Buford) Sewell and Lee (Caroline) Herron; two grandchildren, Patrick and Allison Herron; many nieces and nephews.

Our special thanks to all the caregivers at Covenant Care Hospice in Providence Hospital for their compassionate care.

Visitation will be held at Wolfe-Bayview Funeral Home, 27409 U.S. Hwy. 98, Daphne, AL 36526, on Wednesday, May 23, 2018 from 5-7 p.m.

Graveside services will be held Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 11 a.m. at the Alabama State Veterans Cemetery at Spanish Fort.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Covenant Care Inpatient Hospice at Providence Hospital, or Woodridge Baptist Church, 2700 Schillinger Road S., Mobile, AL 36695.

Arrangements by Wolfe-Bayview Funeral Homes & Crematory Inc., 27409 U.S. Hwy. 98, Daphne, Alabama 36526, 251-625-2900,