John Vern Herriott, 46, passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017, at his home.

He was born on Feb. 17, 1971, in Sumter, to John Vern Herriott Sr. and Pauline Russell.

He was preceded in death by two brothers, Michael Wayne Russell and Bobby John Lewis; paternal grandparents, Robert Herriott and Maggie Herriott; and maternal grandparents, Henry T. Russell and Pauline O. Russell.

He is survived by a daughter, Whitney Green; a "reared-son," Jeffery Lewis; three brothers, Everette (Sheila) Russell, John Brown and Darryl (Tracy) Herriott; and four sisters, Carletta Russell, Linda (Anthony) Robinson, Glenda Herriott and Rayneisha Wright.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. today at Rafting Creek Baptist Church, 3860 S.C. 261 North, Rembert, with the Rev. Melvin Mack, pastor, officiating. Interment will follow in the Rafting Creek Baptist Church cemetery.

The family is receiving friends at 3211 Starview Drive, Dalzell.

Services entrusted to Whites Mortuary LLC.