Pages Navigation Menu
Yellow pips

Herb Zimmerman CB

Herb Zimmerman CB passed away March 6 in Houston. On his 21st birthday he was ordained as a Baptist minister at Prairie Point Baptist Church, Grosbeck. He served as pastor to Baptist churches in Texas for over 50 years. Herb taught school for 37 years, 31 years in Goose Creek CISD. He taught at Lamar Elementary and Horace Mann Junior High School. He was principal of San Jacinto Elementary, the Old De Zavala Elementary, Bowie Elementary, and Alamo Elementary. He retired from teaching in 1988. Herb was a World War II veteran who served in the U.S. Air Force Chaplains Corps.