James Stanley "Stan" Herron was born August 17, 1958 to Dotsie Lee and Murlene Herron in Chicago, Illinois. He departed this life on Friday, February 18, 2011. Stan grew up in the South Shore community, where he attended O'Keefe Elementary School and South Shore High School. He was baptized at Greater New Bethel Missionary Baptist Church as a teenager. He was known for his fondness for working with his hands and his passion was cars. He also had a love for dogs. His family later moved to the Englewood area, where he made many friends. Stan's father preceded him in death on July 11, 2008. He leaves to cherish his memories: his mother - Murlene Herron; one sister Carline Herron Archie (Ronnie); one brother - Cornelius Herron; three nieces - LaKisha Herron Graham (Sean), Mariah Archie and Dinata Herron; one nephew - Ronnie Archie, Jr.; as well as his beloved "Tee" Evelyn Boddie; he also will be missed by many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.