EVART - Harriet M. Herndon, 95, of Evart, passed away Friday, Dec. 2, 2011 at Cadillac Mercy Hospital.

She was born Aug. 8, 1916 in Aitkin, Minn., to Donald A. and Mary E. (Trombly) Ladd. She was married in 1944 in Atlanta, Ga., to G. A. Herndon, who preceded her in death. She lived in Livonia, retiring to the Evart area in 1974. She worked as a sewing class coordinator for Montgomery Ward and attended the Olgivie Wesleyan Church.

She leaves behind a granddaughter, Shelly Rl. (David Clements) Haines of Georgia; great-granddaughter, Hannah Haines; special friend, Melody Yarhouse of Evart and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, G.A. Herndon; son, Thomas Herndon; sister, Ethel A. Ladd; and four brothers, Herbert, William, Donald Jr. and Wesley Ladd.

Funeral services were held Monday, Dec. 5 at Corey Funeral Home, Evart with Rev. Neil Mowat officiating. Place of interment will be at Forest Hill Cemetery, Evart.