2013-04-11 / Obituaries

Edward L. Henson

Hancock, 66

Edward L. Henson, 66, Hancock, died Wednesday, April 3, 2013, at his home, surrounded by his family.

Born April 17, 1946, in Pole Cat Hollow, Big Pool, Md., he was the son of the late Woodrow W. and Ruth Louisa Mills Henson.

He was retired assistant manager for Richards- Wilbert Vault Service Hagerstown, Md.

He was a member of the Fulton County Sportsman League, Hancock Volunteer Fire Co., a member of Hancock Lions Club and a member of the NRA.

He was a member of the Mt. Calvary Church of God.

He is survived by his wife, Betty L. Younker Henson, whom he married June 19, 1966, at Mt. Calvary Church of God, Clear Spring, Md.; one daughter, Christina L. Flowers; husband Rick and grandson Jessey Flowers of Clear Spring; five sisters: Janet Poffenberger, Donna McIntire and Fannie Shinham, all of Hagerstown; Virginia Yeakle and Cindy Wilkinson, both of Clear Spring; and two brothers: Theodore Henson Sr. of Big Pool, Md., and Woodrow “Bud” Henson Jr. of Martinsburg, W.Va.

Services were held Saturday, April 6, at 11 a.m., at Hancock Assembly of God Church, Hancock. Theodore Henson officiated. Burial was in Parkhead Cemetery, Big Pool, Md.

Memorials in his name will be accepted at the Grove Funeral Home, 141 West Main St. Hancock, MD 21750-0368

Online condolences will be accepted at www.grovefh.com

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