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Rupert-Durham Chapel
Tuesday February 16th, 2021
11:00am - 1:00pm

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Rupert-Durham Chapel
Tuesday February 16th, 2021
1:00pm - 1:30pm

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Carol Ann Henderson

Carol Ann Henderson of Scotts, MI passed away on Wednesday, February 10, 2021 at the age of 80. She was born on May 3, 1940 in Parchment, MI the daughter of Peter and Ethel (Morris) Fish. She graduated from Vicksburg High School in 1958. Following graduation she married the love of her life Richard Henderson on December 6, 1958, they were together for 62 years. Together they raised three wonderful children: Rebecca, Bradley, and Brent. She retired from Fidelity after 17 years of service. Carol loved going to Florida every winter and had spent the last 15 years travelling to escape the winter months. She spent her time camping, fishing, mushroom hunting, and travelling to Canada, more than anything she loved spending time with her grandchildren and her many cats. She is preceded in her passing by her parents. Left to cherish her loving memory is her husband of 62 years: Richard Henderson; children: Rebecca (Jerry) Dunklee, Bradley (Vonda) Henderson, and Brent (Joan) Henderson; several grandchildren and great grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. In accordance with Carol’s wishes a public service will be held at McCowen and Secord’s Rupert-Durham Chapel, 409 S. Main Street, Vicksburg, MI 49097 on February 16, 2021 with visitation starting at 11 am until the time of service at 1 pm. Burial will take place at Boughton Cemetery following the service. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to The Hospice Care of Southwest Michigan. While visiting Carol’s tribute page please take a moment to light a candle or share a memory. The Henderson family is being assisted by McCowen and Secord Family Funeral Homes Rupert-Durham Chapel, 409 S. Main Street, Vicksburg, MI 49097. (269) 649-1697.

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Classmate, know Carol for just two years. Stan Futymoski.:gift_heart::pray:

Stan Futymosk i Mar 10 2021 1:58 PM

Carol would always greet my family with her beautiful smile and a hug. She always made everyone feel welcome in her home. You never left feeling hungry as she made sure you ate enough. The stories that we all reminisced year after year are priceless. The early years we visited with Dick and Carol while they camped in Cadillac. I was fairly new to the group but Carol made me feel welcomed as always like I was part of the family. My husband Craig tells a story from 1983 where Carol took his 69 Cutlass for a drive because she wanted to show that she could drive it. Those who know Craig know he just wouldnt let anyone drive his Cutlass. There are so many memories like this, when I think of Carol all I see is her Infectious Beautiful Smile! Craig and Julie Knowles

Julie and Craig Knowles Feb 16 2021 11:41 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Carol Henderson

Bob,Linda, Lesley,Rob Warner and family Feb 15 2021 4:09 PM

Sweet Tenderness was purchased for the family of Carol Ann Henderson.

Feb 14 2021 2:19 PM

I have many fond memories of growing up with the Henderson family as near by neighbors. Fun was always to be had at our homes together, at the lake, etc. Thoughts and prayers to Dick, Becky, Brad and Brent. Carol was a happy and fun lady to be around, sorry for your loss. Dave Naegele

Dave Naegele Feb 13 2021 7:22 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Carol Henderson

Michelle Sanders Feb 13 2021 5:31 PM

Simply Elegant Spathiphyllum was purchased for the family of Carol Ann Henderson.

Feb 13 2021 5:21 PM

My thoughts and prayers go out to Dick, Becky, Brad and Brent. My childhood was filed with memories of my parents, George and Dot Naegele...tied to the hip of Dick and Carol....they did everything together for approximately 45 years. My parents treasured the friendship they had with Dick and Carol.....best friends till my dad passed in 2006. I can still hear Carols laughter coming from our kitchen table, backyard camp fires, boating trips, picnics, etc. Carol will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved her.

Sharon Naegele Eshlaman Feb 13 2021 5:18 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Carol Henderson

Jeannie Blodgett Feb 13 2021 5:11 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Carol Henderson

Carol Obermesik Feb 12 2021 11:51 AM

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