Mary Herbert, 85, of Lehigh Acres, died Friday, Feb. 14, 2014. She was born Jan. 27, 1929, in Rio Claro, Trinidad, to the late Victor and Masina Toussaint.
She was married to Horace Herbert for 34 years, and they lived together in New York before relocating to Lehigh Acres in the mid-1980s.
She was a nursing assistant until she retired. She was always passionate about helping others and was loved by all who knew her.
She loved to travel and took many trips with her husband and family in her lifetime.
She is survived by her husband, Horace; children, Jacqueline Greta Meggett of Lehigh Acres, Lester Winston Moore of New York City, and Ave Maria (Ava) Williams of Trinidad; siblings, Cristopher, Edmond, Glenda and Angela; 13 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
She is predeceased by one child, Dennis Johnson.
A funeral service was held Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, at the Hodges Funeral Home, followed by the burial.