Raymond DeWayne Henderson Sr.
Raymond DeWayne Henderson Sr. “Wayne,” 67, of Villa Ridge, died at 4 a.m. Friday, June 8, 2018, at his home in Villa Ridge.
He was born on Nov. 15, 1950, in Cairo, the son of Melvin and Nellie (Bailey) Henderson.
He married Vicki Henderson in 1971.
Mr. Henderson was a member of Christian Community Ministry-CCM.
He is survived by his wife, Vicki Henderson of Villa Ridge; sons Raymond DeWayne Henderson Jr. of San Antonio, Texas, Travis Henderson of Salem, Marvin Henderson of Anna, Joseph Henderson of Ullin and Randall Henderson of Jonesboro; daughters Rebecca Earnhart of Pulaski, Tori Henderson of Villa Ridge and Joy Steele of Pulaski; 18 grandchildren and a great-grandchild; a sister, Sharon Ivy of Villa Ridge; brothers Paul Henderson of America, Benny Henderson of Mounds and Kenny Henderson of Mounds; many nieces, nephews and other relatives.
He was preceded in death by his parents; by two sisters, Lily Modglin and Barbara Coleson; and by three brothers, Vernon Henderson, Melvin Henderson and Junior Henderson.
Funeral services for Mr. Henderson were at 11 a.m. Tuesday, June 12, at Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church, with the Rev. Terry Kern officiating. Interment was in Rose Hill Cemetery in Thebes.
“Real Dads get promoted to Grandpas.”
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Crain Funeral Home in Tamms was in charge of arrangements.