Earline Henderson, age 91, of 110 Atlanta St, Emerson died Wednesday, November 8, 2017 at home in Emerson. Mrs. Henderson was born September 10, 1926 in Falcon, AR . She is the daughter of the late McKinley Caldwell and the late Cakenellar (Sanders) Jemison and the late Frank Jemison. She married Clayton Otis Henderson. She was predeceased by her husband, Clayton Otis Henderson on February 6, 1982.
Mrs. Henderson was also predeceased by her parents, one son, John Otis Henderson, and four brothers: John C, Lonnie, Eddie, and Jessie Jemisonand three sisters: Mattie Lee Beasley, Lula Mae White and Juanita Wyrick.
She is survived by five sons: James Otis Henderson of Magnolia, AR, Dee Otis Henderson of Atlanta, GA, Theotis Henderson of Emerson, AR, Lee Otis Henderson of Durant, OK and John Lee Henderson of Little Rock, AR; two daughters: Pearlie Copeland of Emerson, AR and Pearlena Goode of Magnolia, AR; twenty grandchildren, twenty-seven great-grandchildren, four brothers: Murray Jemison, Monroe Jemison, Norman Jemison and Evvy Jemison all of Omaha, NE, and two sisters: Betty Osborne and Lee Perdis Kenner, both of Oakland, CA.
The funeral will be held 11:00 am on Saturday, November 18 at Columbia Baptist District Center, Youngblood Auditorium, Magnolia, AR with Rev. Donald Crawford, pastor of Sweet Home Missionary Baptist Church, officiating. Burial will follow in Pine Hill Cemetery, Emerson, under the direction of Henderson Funeral Service. There will be a family reception/repast at the Sweet Home Fellowship Hall following the interment service.
Visitation will be Friday, November 17 from 12:00 noon - 4:00 pm at Henderson's Mortuary, 614 Calhoun Rd., Magnolia, AR. Online guestbook available at www.hendersonsmortuary.com.