Obituary 6/9/2015

Published 12:00 am Tuesday, June 9, 2015

James Douglas Henderson

BATESVILLE–James Douglas “J.D.” Henderson, 93, died Thursday, June 4, 2015, at his residence.

Services will be held today at 1 p.m. at Cooley’s Mortuary, who has charge of arrangements. Pastor Jacob Hentz will officiate.

Burial will be in New Hope Church Cemetery.

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Henderson, born April 19, 1922 in Panola County, to the late Walter Henderson and Addie Peak Henderson, was a retired truck driver for Panola County Beat 4 and a farmer. He was a member of New Hope M.B. Church and a veteran of the U. S. Army.

Survivors include: two sons, John Henderson of Milwaukee and James A. Henderson of Batesville; one daughter, Gearldine H. McFarling of Batesville; one sister, Mildred Patton of Memphis; four grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.