Charles Henson
Thursday
28
June

Visitation

10:00 am - 11:00 am
Thursday, June 28, 2018
Neece Funeral Home
349 East Tanner
Waverly, Illinois, United States
(217) 435-2121
Thursday
28
June

Funeral Service

11:00 am
Thursday, June 28, 2018
Neece Funeral Home
349 East Tanner
Waverly, Illinois, United States
(217) 435-2121
Thursday
28
June

Interment

11:45 am
Thursday, June 28, 2018
Waverly East Cemetery
Curtis Street
Waverly, Illinois, United States

Obituary of Charles Henson

Charles Lee Henson, 89, of Jacksonville and formerly of Waverly passed away Friday evening, June 22, 2018 at his residence. He was born October 17, 1928 in Waverly the son of Guy and Jessie Britenstine Henson. He married Shirley Jean Turner on November 17, 1951 in Auburn and she preceded him in death on June 4, 2014.

            He is survived by two daughters, Linda K. (James) Fanning of Franklin and Rebecca S. (Roy) Caldwell of Jacksonville; 4 sons, Charles E. Henson, David L. Henson and Steven W. (fiancé, Tammy) Henson all of Jacksonville and Richard D. (Stacy) Henson of Nortonville; 8 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by one great-granddaughter, Jarah Mae Crafton Henson and two brothers, Calvin and James Henson.

            Mr. Henson had worked at Mobil/Pactiv for 40 years. He was a member of the Waverly VFW and enjoyed woodworking, painting, duck hunting and making honey.

             A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, June 28, 2018 at Neece-Airsman-Hires Funeral Home in Waverly with burial at Waverly East Cemetery. The family will meet friends from 10:00-11:00 a.m. on Thursday at the funeral home. Memorials are suggested to the American Heart Association. Condolences may be left online at www.airsman-hires.com.

Share Your Memory of
Charles