Stephen Herrington

Winters Funeral Home

Stephen Herrington

Winters - Stephen Randall Herrington, 43, of Winters passed away Sunday, August 15, 2021.

He was born February 11, 1978 in Winters to Randy Herrington and Paula Francisco. He grew up and attended school in Winters, graduating Winters High School in 1996. Following high school, he worked on cell phone towers for a long time, dreaming of later becoming a truck driver, which he did. He married Melissa Tischler April 17, 2021 in Ballinger at 7th Street Baptist Church. He and Melissa liked being over the road truckers before settling back home in Winters. He loved being with Melissa who was his whole world and they were inseparable. Stephen was currently employed by the City of Ballinger. He had a love for bar-b-quing and was ready to start competing. He also enjoyed collecting trucker caps, listening to old country music, being outdoors, the rodeo, and was a natural on a horse.

He is survived by his wife Melissa Herrington of Winters; sister Michelle Cavazos and her husband Mario of San Antonio and their children Sabian and Astryd; mother-in-law Patty Tischler of Winters; sister-in-law Jennifer Ischar and husband Courtney of Lindale and their children Cassie and Case; Robert Garza of Rowena who he considered a dad; as well as numerous cousins and friends.

The family will receive friends at 6:00 p.m. Friday, August 27, 2021 at Winters Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, August 28, 2021 at 7th Street Baptist Church in Ballinger with burial following at Dewey Cemetery in Lawn under the direction of Winters Funeral Home.

Posted online on August 20, 2021