Louis “Lou” Edward Herndon, 62, of Paducah, formerly of Lexington, Kentucky, died Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2018 in Lexington.
Herndon was born in Paducah on September 14, 1956. He was a 1974 graduate of Lowes High School. He served in the United States Coast Guard while also attending Murray State University. He received an engineering degree from DeVry Institute in Columbus, Ohio. He retired from AT&T after thirty years employment where he served as a national account manager.
Survivors are his daughter, Elizabeth Anne Grenko and husband, Michael Paul of Weatherford, Oklahoma; father, Paul E. Herndon of Paducah; sister, Jane Dowell and husband, Ron of Metropolis; and grandchildren, William Grenko and Adeline Grenko.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Mary Dorothy Alexander Herndon.
A private memorial service will be held at a later date. Milner & Orr Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Paducah is in charge of arrangements.