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Mr. Willie Gene Henderson
Lester Lackey & Sons Funeral Home Inc.
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Lester Lackey & Sons Funeral Home Inc.


Celebration of Life


Mr. Willie Gene Henderson

November 17, 1924~November 29, 2014


Thursday, December 4, 2014

One O'clock p.m.

Faith of Jesus Ministries

100 Usher Road

Rev. Lamar Bell, Pastor

Pastor C. H. Glover, Eulogist

Assisted By Others


        Mr. Willie Gene Henderson was born November 17, 1924, to the late Ms. Julia Mae Henderson in Covington, Georgia.

     He got saved at an early age, where he was a member of Gospel Peace Mission Church under the leadership of Rev. Annie Kale Blackwell, later he joined Springfield Baptist Church under the leadership of Rev. C. H. Glover.

     Willie enjoyed working for Newton County School System until he retired. He enjoyed fishing, playing checkers, singing and most of all, making friends and family laugh.

     He departed this life on November 29, 2014. He was preceded in death by a sister, Mrs. Lequita Bell.

     He leaves to mourn, his wife, Mrs. Mattie Pearl Henderson, one brother, Mr. Willie Frank Pridgett, eight step-children, a beloved great granddaughter, Makiah Jeffries, a close cousin, Ms. Annie Ruth Brown, eleven grandchildren, seven great grandchildren, a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.


                                 Nephews and Friends

                                      Flower Ladies

                                   Nieces and Friends

The family of the late Mr. Willie Gene Henderson would like to thank everyone for their prayers, calls, visits, floral tributes and other acts of kindness. May God continue to bless each of you.                                                         
                                The Family