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Obituary - Eva Jo Henderson



Eva Jo Henderson, 69, of South Fulton, Tenn., passed away January 12, 2011. She was a member of the South Fulton United Methodist Church and was a homemaker. She was a former employee of the Fulton Leader Store, served on the Obion County Fair Board and was inducted into the Fair Board Hall of Fame. She was also an avid tennis player, golfer, flower gardener, and breeder of Tennessee Walking Horses. She had lived all of her life in this area.

She is survived by her husband, Howard C. Henderson to whom she married June 6, 1959, of South Fulton, Tenn.; a son, David Henderson of Memphis, Tenn., a daughter, Beth Henderson also of Memphis; a sister, Kelly Rice of Lewisburg, Ohio, and a brother, Charles Reams of South Fulton, Tenn. She was preceded in death by her parents, Horace and Elizabeth (Kelly) Reams, and two brothers Tommy Reams and Harry Reams.

Visitation will be held Friday, January 14, from 5:00-8:00PM. Funeral services for Mrs. Eva Jo Henderson will be held at 11:00AM Saturday at the Hornbeak Funeral Chapel. Burial will follow in the Obion County Memorial Gardens.

 

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