Cover photo for Nancy Ann Herman's Obituary
Nancy Ann Herman Profile Photo
1940 Nancy 2022

Nancy Ann Herman

December 2, 1940 — December 3, 2022


Mrs. Nancy Ann Herman, age 82, of Como, formerly of Dike, passed away peacefully on Saturday, December 3, 2022 at home surrounded by family. Nancy was born on December 2, 1940 in Cleveland, Ohio to the late, Henry Packard White and Nancy Hutchinson White.

Nancy graduated high school and attended college in Maryland before moving to Texas with her husband and father of her three daughter’s, Benny Jack Harris.  She later married the late Travis Earl Herman on May 15, 1967.  She was a devoted and loving wife, a homemaker, published author and a pen pal to many.  She was of the Baptist faith. She also loved animals and cared for many foster pets throughout her life.

She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Travis Herman; her sister, Sandra Addison.

She is survived by three daughters, Dolly Gilliam and husband Rickey of Como, Sandy Arellano and husband Michael of North Richland Hills, Sue Mitchell and husband Stephen of Sulphur Springs; eleven grandchildren, Ashley Burns, Cary Gilliam, Felicia Baker, Jeremy Allen, Candace McGinn, Kylie Arellano, Savannah Arellano, Colton Arellano, Anthony Arellano, Afton Crissey, Cameron Mitchell; and seventeen great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday, December 6, 2022 from 1:30 – 2:30 pm at Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home, 876 Wildcat Way, Sulphur Springs, Tx 75482, before a procession to North Hopkins Cemetery for a 3:00 pm graveside service, Bro. Wilton McMorris officiating. Pallbearers will be Cary Gilliam, Cameron Mitchell, Kaydon Gilliam, Slayde Teague, Levi Teague, Logan Culp, Anthony Arellano, Colton Arellano, Jeremy Allen; Honorary pallbearers, Aiden Gilliam, Henry Crissey, Hugh Crissey. Memorials in Nancy’s memory can be made to the Hopkins County Animal Protection League.

Arrangements under the direction of Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home.

The online register can be signed at

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Nancy Ann Herman, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services


Tuesday, December 6, 2022

1:30 - 2:30 pm (Central time)

Murray - Orwosky Funeral Home

876 Wildcat Way, Sulphur Springs, TX 75482

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Graveside Service

Tuesday, December 6, 2022

Starts at 3:00 pm (Central time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 1021

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree