Services for Henry Newton Herod age 97 of Grapeland will be at 1:00 P.M. Monday at the First Baptist Church, Grapeland with Rev. Todd Nivens and Rev. David Bradley officiating. Burial will follow in Guiceland Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Bailey & Foster. Mr. Herod died Tuesday at his residence. He was born August 22, 1915 in Salmon, TX. to Daniel M. and Jo Della Gaines Herod. Mr. Herod was a member of the First Baptist Church. He was a retired principal from Santa Rosa Independent School District and served in the U.S. Navy during WWII. Mr. Herod was preceded in death by his parents, a son Stephen Earl Herod, a sister Bonnie Hood Neel and two brothers, Dan Herod and Samuel Herod. He is survived by his wife Lucille Jackson Herod of Grapeland, a daughter Raena Lott and husband Michael of Grapeland, daughter-in-law Elaine Herod of Montgomery, a brother Joe Billy Herod of Kerrville, three grandchildren, Brianna Silva, Corena Silva and Michael Lott III. Pallbearers will be the Deacons of First Baptist Church, Grapeland. Condolence calls will be received from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. Sunday at Bailey & Foster Funeral Chapel, Grapeland.