Gerald Wayne “G. W.” Henry, 71, died January 15, 2009 at River Oaks Hospital in Flowood. Services were 2pm Monday at Crystal Springs United Methodist Church. Stringer Family Funeral Services in Crystal Springs is handling arrangements.
Mr. Henry grew up in Senatobia and graduated from Senatobia High School. He moved to Crystal Springs in 1960, married and resided in Crystal Springs until his death. Mr. Henry was a member of Crystal Springs United Methodist Church, the Golden Choir at First Baptist Church, Gideons, Business Men’s Sunday School Class, Magnolia Barbershop Chorus, and Rolling Hills Country Club. He coached summer league baseball for many years.
Mr. Henry was preceded in death by his parents, Enoch A. Henry and Irva Henry Brister.
He is survived by wife, Tarry Biggs Henry; son, G. Wayne Henry, Jr. and wife Tamie of Crystal Springs; daughters, Sarah Henry Miller and husband Michael of Wesson, and Liz Henry of Crystal Springs; sister, Carolyn Henry Bieniek and husband Dough of Montgomery, TX; brothers, Billy Henry and wife Carole of Tuscaloosa, AL and Tommy Henry and wife Judy of Brandon; and grandchildren, Barron Miller, Sarah Beth Miller, Cooper Henry, Biggs Henry, Maddox Henry, and Tatum Henry.
Memorials may be made to American Diabetes Association, PO Box 11454, Alexandria, VA, 22312.