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Thomas J. Herall

Sep 10, 2021

Thomas Junior Herall, 80, died Friday, Sept. 3, 2021 at the Martinsburg VA Medical Center at 1:50pm.

Born in Shepherdstown, WV, he was the son of the late Herbert Linwood and Thelma Elizabeth (Price) Harrell Moore. He was the stepson of the late George W. Moore.

Thomas served in the U.S Army as special police in the Vietnam War and was stationed in Germany.

Thomas worked at Halls Motors for 15 years, Akers Plastic for 21 years, and retired in 2011 from Simbeck after 1 year. Truck driving is what he loved to do, to have the open road and many sights to see, to feel wild and free, his handle was NightHawk.

He is survived by his wife, Vivian M. (McCusker) Herall; one daughter, Carrie E. Tiller, and son in law, Jeffery G. Tiller of Martinsburg, WV; one son, Thomas J. Herall and daughter in law, Natasha N. Herall of Smithsburg, MD; three grandsons, Anthony Herall, Christian Herall and Brent Herall of Smithsburg, MD; two sisters Delores A. Brenner of Hagerstown, MD and Dorothy Trent of Waynesboro, PA; two brothers, Luther Herall of Omaha, NE and Robert Herall of TN; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents and stepfather, Thomas is preceded in death by two sisters, Janice V. Hutzell and Catherine A. King; and a brother, Leroy Harold.

Services will be held 12 p.m. Friday, Sept. 10, 2021 at Donald Edwin Thompson Funeral Home, Inc., 13607 National Pike, Clear Spring, MD with Brad Smith officiating. Interment will follow at Cedar Lawn Memorial Park, Hagerstown, MD with military honors.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home two hours prior to the service 10 a.m. to noon Friday.

Online condolence may be expressed at www.thompsonfhinc.com.

Donald Edwin Thompson Funeral Home, Inc. is honored to serve the family.