Daily Progress, Jacksonville, TX


March 11, 2014

John H. Henderson

IRONTON — Funeral services for Mr. John H. Henderson, age 87, of Ironton are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at Autry Funeral Home Chapel in Jacksonville with Bro. Larry Bewley officiating.  Interment will be at Earles’ Chapel Cemetery.

Mr. Henderson passed away Sunday, March 9, 2014 at his home in Ironton.  

John was born November 25, 1926, to Henry Clay and Eula Kenny Henderson.

John was a Marine in the U. S. Military and a Master Plumber. He served as County Inspector for several years.

He is preceded in death by his parents; a son, John C. Henderson; four brothers; and two sisters.    

Survivors include his wife of 70 years, Gladys Cook Henderson; sons, Larry Henderson and Vance Henderson; daughter, Debra Kay Ellis, all of Jacksonville; sister, Juanita Howard of Duncanville; grandchildren, Jason Henderson, Carrie Ann Parsley, Kelly Ellis, Jenny Ellis, Shelly Morris, Haley Tyler, Harley Henderson, Chase Henderson, Tiffany Lynn Henderson Koenig, Dylan Henderson, Tristan Henderson, Krystle Amber Smith, Amanda Fay Newton, Steven Ray Newton; great-grandchildren, Jordan, Emorie, and Cooper Parsley, Nicole Henderson, Ashley Morris, Cameron Moore, Bradley Tyler, Travis Tyler, Emma Rose Tyler, Colton Henderson, Zoe Henderson Koenig, Autumn Henderson Koenig, Kylee Joe Smith, and Addison Newton.

Pallbearers will be Buddy Amick, James Taylor Henderson, Tristan Henderson, Dylan Henderson, Jason Henderson and Kelly Ellis.

Visitation will begin on Tuesday, March 11, 2014 with family receiving friends from 6 to 8 p.m.  at Autry Funeral Home in Jacksonville.

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