Avis Marie Henderson, 84, of Dugger, passed away at 1:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 27, 2004, at her residence.
Born Dec. 12, 1919 in Sullivan County, she was the daughter of George Kirkpatrick and Stella Alumbaugh.
She was retired from the Dugger Utilities and was the former owner of Henderson Sundries in Dugger. She was a member of the Church of Christ in Cass.
Survivors include: one son David Henderson and his wife Barbara of Noblesville; two sisters, Lou Lucas of Dugger and Janis Troxell of Auburn; two grandchildren, Jason Henderson and Kara Henderson; and two great-grandchildren, Drew Henderson and Megan Sundhimer.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Temes Ashcraft and Stella Alumbaugh Ashcraft; one son, Kirk Henderson; three brothers, Clarence Ashcraft, Guy Ashcraft, and Jeff Kirkpatrick; and four sisters, Ruby Reynolds, June Singleton, Charlotte (Betty) Ashcraft and Trenia Tannehill.
Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. on Tuesday at Newkirk's Funeral Home, Dugger with the Rev. John Booker and Bro. Nick Moore officiating. Burial will be in the Dugger Cemetery.
Friends may call from 5-8 p.m. today at the funeral home.