Funeral service for Ms. Elna Jean Henderson, age 92, of Fayetteville, TN will be conducted at 1 PM on Monday, December 17, 2018, at Higgins Funeral Home with Dr. Ronnie Gay officiating. Burial will follow in Stewart Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Monday at 11 AM until time of service.
Ms. Henderson was born on November 6, 1926 in Lincoln County, TN to the late Vanion Caston and Myrtle Mae Monks Henderson. She worked as a flight attendant for Pan Am Airlines and retired in 1986 after 34 years in the sky. Elna Jean passed away on December 14, 2018 at Bailey Manor.
Survivors include her nephew, Randall Wilson and wife Suzanne; half brother, David Henderson; half sisters, Paula Baker and Pamela Wilhoite; and many other nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sisters, Lillian Wilson, Thelma Ruth Henderson, and Leona Updyke and brother, Willard Henderson.