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Nannie Geneva Henderson

Nannie Geneva Henderson, 90, of Pikeville, passed away at an area nursing home on February 6, 2014. She was of the Baptist faith.

Nannie enjoyed sewing, flowers, gardening, and especially cooking for family and friends. 

She was born January 8, 1924 to the late Marion and Sally Thurman. Nannie was preceded in death by her aforementioned parents; her husband, George Henderson; sons, Earl Eugene Henderson and Samuel Austin Henderson; brother, Sidney Thurman; sister, Maxine Smith; and one grandchild, Ken Henderson. 

Left behind to cherish her memory are her son, Denton (Pauline) Henderson; grandchildren, Suzanne (Scott) Matthews, Lisa (Steven) Finkel, Lindy (Michael) Walker, Steve Henderson, and Gene Henderson; several great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; several nieces and nephews and many dear friends. 

A Celebration of Nannie’s life was held in the funeral home chapel on February 8 with Bro. Milton Ker officiating. Burial was in the Worthington Cemetery. 

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Arrangements were entrusted to Pikeville Funeral Home in Pikeville.

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