2018-01-10 / Front Page

Paw Paw loses civic leader


Herrell was a longtime officer with Paw Paw Fire & Rescue, Company 32, and worked to ensure quality fire service for western Morgan County. Herrell was a longtime officer with Paw Paw Fire & Rescue, Company 32, and worked to ensure quality fire service for western Morgan County. Louis Herrell, of Paw Paw passed away on Monday, January 8. He was known widely as a civic leader both in Paw Paw and the Eastern Panhandle. Herrell represented Morgan County on the Region 9 Planning & Development Council for 30 years, and was instrumental in attracting community improvements such as funding for public parks and public utility services. Herrell served on the Paw Paw town council and as a member of the Morgan County’s Civil Service Commission, Economic Development Authority, Fire Board and numerous civic organizations over several decades.

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