Herb is a native of Virginia, but lives just over the border in Stoneville, North Carolina. Herb grew up at Fontaine Baptist Church and was saved through her ministry. He married Judy Hodges in 1981 and together they have two children, Lauren and Dustin. Lauren is a graduate of the University of North Carolina-Greensboro and is a recreation therapist at Chatham Health and Rehabilitation, as well as an active member of Fontaine. Dustin recently graduated from the Dan Valley Academy and attends college in Martinsville. Herb’s wife Judy works as an elementary school teacher’s assistant, while Herb has worked for Invista (formerly DuPont) for over 30 years. Herb has served throughout his life as a deacon, Sunday School teacher and usher, as well as going on several mission trips.