Funeral service for Mrs. Martha “Grann” Wrenn Henry, age 87, of Fayetteville, TN will be conducted at 2 PM on Wednesday, October, 17, 2018 at the Fayetteville Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church. Rev. Philip Bunch and Bro. Ennis Hyman will officiate. Burial will follow in the Rose Hill Cemetery.
Mrs. Henry was born on September 14, 1931 in Bowling Green, KY to the late Jimmy and Fern Lawrence Wrenn. She worked for NASA, was a talented Artist, and devoted housewife. Martha was a member of the Fayetteville ARP Church and was known to many as “Grann.” She had a very kind and loving spirit. Martha passed away on October 12, 2018 at Lincoln Medical Center.
Survivors include her husband, Bobby Leroy Henry; son, Paul Henry both of Fayetteville, TN; grandchildren, Jennifer (Jason) Chaffin of Franklin, TN, Josh Hamilton of Seattle, WA, Zachary Henry of Raleigh, NC, Will (Heather) Hamilton of Fayetteville, TN and Katie Hamilton of Columbus, GA; and three great-grandchildren. In addition to her parents, Martha was preceded in death by her step-father, Gasper Prez and her daughter, Brenda Henry Hamilton.
Visitation with the family will be on Wednesday at 12 PM until 2 PM at the Fayetteville ARP Church. Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Pl., Memphis, TN 38105-9959. Higgins Funeral Home is honored to be serving the family of Mrs. Martha “Grann” Wrenn Henry.
Mrs. Martha was a huge part of my childhood. Her granddaughter Jennifer would come to my house to play when she came to spend time with them. She was a very special lady!
Mr. and Mrs. Henry helped make our years in Lincoln County some of the best of our lives. She was indeed a blessing to the county and all Falcons, and a special adopted gran for our boys. Fly high!
We are so saddened for you at this time. Martha was so loved by so many. I’ve known her for years and she has always been a beautiful, kind and generous lady. She will be missed. Our prayers and sympathy are with you.
I am so very sorry for your loss. Mrs. Martha was a wonderful, generous, loving lady. She was a bright light in Lincoln County!
Miss Martha was a wonderful lady. I have such great memories of her from my years as a teacher at LCHS. There was never a more avid Falcon fan than her. She will definitely be missed by this community, family and friends! May God comfort your family in your loss.
Martha was a wonderful woman. A great example for all around her. Our thoughts and prayers are with her family now and in the coming days.
Bob & Cynthia Dunivan
Mr. Bob and Paul, I am very sorry for your loss. She was a kind, precious lady.