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Margaret Mary Neece Henderson

December 4, 1928 - June 6, 2018
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Memorial service for Mrs. Margaret Mary Neece Henderson, age 89, of Fayetteville, TN, will be conducted at 7 PM on Monday, June 11, 2018, at Higgins Funeral Home with Bro. Tommy Graham officiating. Visitation with the family will be held Monday at 4 PM until time of service at 7 PM.

Mrs. Henderson was born on December 4, 1928 in St. Louis, MO to the late Wilford and Marie Ade Wentzel. She was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary. She worked as a seamstress for Blue Ridge and Serbin Manufacturing. Mrs. Henderson passed away on June 6, 2018 at Donalson Care Center.

Survivors include her husband, Gordon Lester “Lex” Henderson; sons, Tommy Neece of Hazel Green, AL, and Ronnie Davis of Winter Haven, FL; daughters, Mary Fuller of Belfast, TN, Jo Ann Spaulding of Fort Worth, TX, and Fay Nix of Cornersville, TN; stepson, Terry Henderson of Remlap, AL; brother, Arthur Wentzel of Cornersville, TN; sisters, Marie Jones of Cornersville, TN, Vernelle Marshall of Lewisburg, TN, and Grace Pinkerton of Centerville, TN; 4 grandchildren; and 8 great-grandchildren. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her daughter, Nellie Sue Neece.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to American Legion Post 42, 2007 Wilson Parkway, Fayetteville, TN 37334. Higgins Funeral Home is honored to be serving the family of Mrs. Henderson.

Schedule of Services
  • Service Location
  • Higgins Funeral Home
  • Visitation
  • Date: June 11, 2018
    Time: 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
  • Service
  • Date: June 11, 2018
    Time: 7:00 PM