Mr. Jim Willie Henderson

Published 3:26 pm Friday, January 28, 2022

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Mr. Jim Willie Henderson, 82, of Lanett passed away on Thursday, Jan. 20, 2022, at his residence.

Public visitation will be held Friday, Jan. 28, 2022, from 1 p.m. CST until 6 p.m. CST at Silmon Seroyer Funeral Home Chapel in LaFayette.

A funeral service will be held on Saturday, Jan. 29, 2022, at 2 p.m. EST at New Dimensions Worship Center in Valley with Bishop Donald F. Lancaster, Sr. as the pastor and Rev. Bradley Gibson as the eulogist.

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Mr. Henderson will lie in state from 1 p.m. EST until 2 p.m. EST.

Interment will follow in Zion Rest Baptist Church Cemetery in Valley.

Mr. Henderson is survived by his wife, Willie Pearl Henderson; four children, Jacqueline (James) Johnson of Douglasville, Georgia and Bonita Henderson Strickland, Barry Henderson and Ryan Henderson, all of Lanett; six grandchildren: Shemika, Sherika, TaBarry, Byron, Jamal and Jarian; four great-grandchildren: Terry “T.J,” Azariah, Lamar and Chloe; one great-great-grandchild, Skylar; one brother, Richet (Iverria) Henderson of Decatur, Georgia; one sister, Gladys Ross of Valley; one niece (raised like a sister), Gerldine Summers; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

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Silmon-Seroyer Funeral Home in Lafayette is handling the arrangements.