Herman Ritter Shearin, Jr., 79, of Savannah, Georgia, died Tuesday morning, April 14, 2020, at St. Joseph’s Hospital.
Born in Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina, he was the son of the late Herman Ritter Shearin, Sr. and the late Helen Hester Wyndham Shearin. Herman joined the United States Army and served during the Berlin Crisis. He was a retired long distance truck driver. Herman was a member of the American Legion Post 184.
Survivors include his longtime friend, Davey E. Guthrie, and cousins on his mother and fathers side of the family.
With concern for the safety and health of family and friends, a private funeral service, with military honors, will be held at the graveside in Bonaventure Cemetery.
Remembrances: American Legion Post 184 – 3003 Rowland Avenue, Savannah, Georgia 31404.