Louise Herren​


Rether Louise Herren was born August 24, 1950 in  Hohenwald, Tennessee.She was the daughter of Willie Strange and Retha Watkins.

She departed this life at her home in Caruthersville, Missouri on October 31, 2017 at the age of 67.

On April 25, 1992 in Caruthersville, Missouri at the Wesleyan Church she was united in marriage to Mr. Claud Herren.

Louise was a collector.  She had a big collection of dolls, coca cola items, and angels.  She loved watching T.V.  Her greatest collection was her 12 grandkids plus the great grandkids.

Survived by – her husband – Claud Herren – Caruthersville, MO

1 son – Marvin Strange – Philadelphia, PA

3 daughters – Jannet Wiggins and her husband, James – Jamestown, LA

Misty Rudd and her husband, Jimmy – Deering, MO

Peggy Strange – Deering, MO

A brother – Daniel Strange and his wife, Brenda – San Antonio, TX

2 brothers-in-law – Loyd Herren and his wife, Paulette

Steve Herren and his wife, Patricia

2 sisters-in-law – Alice Smith and Lorretta Spray and her husband, Dennis

12 grandchildren – Todd Strange and his wife, Erin – Caraway, AR

Teresa Northcutt and her husband, Jerry – Bossier City, LA

Angelica Barham – Salina, KS

Priscilla Davis and her husband, Dion Foster – Caruthersville, MO

Kyler Faulkner – Deering, Blake Strange – Deering, Taylor Wiggins – Jamestown, LA, Jordan Faulkner – Deering, Micheal Flippo – Deering, Hunter Rudd – Deering, Miranda Strange – Houston, TX, Kressy Strange – Buchanan, MI

5 great grandkids – Hudson, Alyssa, De’trique, Cameron, Eleanor Rose


A very faithful friend – Jo Ann Rogers

2 God Children – Jessica and Christina Reeves – both of Caruthersville

And many other relatives and friends

She was preceded in death by her parents, Willie Strange and Retha Gaskins, a son – John Sikkema, 2 daughters – Jennifer Davis and Regina Lytle, a sister-in-law – Laverne Ayers, a brother-in-law – J.C. Herren and 4 brothers

Funeral services were held Friday, November 03, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. in the H.S. Smith Chapel with Rev. Kenny Lee officiating.  Interment followed in Maple Cemetery.


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