Funeral services for Rosie Lee Henderson, age 85 of Fayetteville, will be conducted Saturday March 10, 2012 at 1:00 PM at Mt. Olivet Missionary Baptist Church with Reverend Larry R. Lockett Sr., Pastor New Hopewell Missionary Baptist Church, Tanner, AL officiating. Burial will follow at Antioch Cemetery beside her husband John T. Henderson. Mrs. Henderson passed away Monday morning at Lincoln Medical Center, Fayetteville, TN.
She was a native of Lincoln County and the daughter of the late Hugh William Hedgspeth and Gertrude Bowers Hedgspeth. Mrs. Henderson was a faithful disciple of Lewter’s Chapel Missionary Baptist Church, a faithful mother and disciple of Reuben Chapel Missionary Baptist Church Coldwater, TN and a retired Head Start cook for South Central Human Resources in Fayetteville, TN.
Survivors include four daughters, Juanita Henderson Drake of Fayetteville, Beverly Henderson of Huntsville, AL, Brenda Henderson Jones of Atlanta, GA Elaine Henderson King (Clifford) of Huntsville, AL and one son Stanley T. Henderson (Lorena) of Fayetteville, TN.
Visitation with the family will be Friday evening 6-8 PM at Higgins Funeral Home. Flowers may be sent to Higgins Funeral Home. Monetary gifts may be sent to her son, Stanley T. Henderson at 16 South Patrick Road, Fayetteville, TN. 37334