‘You are truly my hero’

17th August, 2015 by

By Randy Wyrick

It was a lifetime ago that United States Marine Evenor Herrera died serving the country he loved, his nieces’ and nephews’ entire lifetimes.His family and friends gathered in Eagle to remember and celebrate his life, on the 10th anniversary of his death, on August 10, 2005.Evenor’s brother, Balmore, and his sister, Stella, arranged the celebration. Relatives came in from all over the country to gather in the Eagle cemetery, as they did a decade ago.At first Blanca Stibbs, their mom, wasn’t certain about it. She had buried her son once, and once in a lifetime ought to do it.Like everyone …

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