The Stanly News and Press (Albemarle, NC)


July 22, 2013

Amber Herrin

Monday, July 22, 2013 — Amber Leigh Swaringen Herrin, 33, of Albemarle, passed away Tuesday, July 16, 2013, at Carolina Hospital Systems of Marion County, S.C.

She was born February 12, 1980, in Stanly County to Michael Felix Swaringen of Albemarle and Tammy Smith Swaringen and special friend, Kevin Barnes, of Stanfield.

She was preceded in death by her grandparents, J.R. Swaringen, Georgia Swaringen; and Ernest Smith.

The family received friends on Friday, July 19, 2013, from 6-8 p.m. at Hartsell Funeral Home in Albemarle. The funeral service was at Lakeview Baptist Church, Pennington Road, Albemarle, on Saturday, July 20, 2013, at 2 p.m. with a 30 minute state prior to the service. Rev. Tab Whitley and Rev. Davey Goble officiated. Burial followed at Fairview Memorial Park in Albemarle, N.C.

In addition to her parents, she is survived by her husband, Shane Herrin of Albemarle; son, Michael Swaringen of Stanfield; son, Peyton Herrin of Albemarle, N.C.; and grandmother, Elizabeth Smith Saunders of Albemarle.

Memorials may be made to Hartsell Funeral Home, c/o Amber Herrin account, PO Box 7, Albemarle, NC 28002.

Hartsell Funeral Home is serving the Swaringen/ Herrin family.

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