2008-08-13 / Obituaries

Emmitt Henderson

Mr. Emmitt Henderson, age 72, died Friday, July 25, 2008, at Albany Heath Care.

Mr. Henderson was the youngest of eight children born to Buster Peterson and Nora Reynolds Henderson in Colquitt. He was married to Charlie Mae Davis James in 1967 in Ft. Lauderdale, FL. He was a member of Ebenezer Missionary Baptist Church in Hallandale Beach, FL. He worked for the City of Hallandale from 1963 until his retirement in 1996. He relocated to Albany in 2005.

Survivors include his wife of Albany; daughter, Mary Henderson-Stubbs (Alfred), Tallahassee, FL; stepchildren, Charles James, Hallandale, FL, Alice Pearl James Kimbrough, Barbara Jean James Green, Albany, son-in-law, William "Bill" Kimbrough, Amarillo, TX; one sister, Arrie Henderson Perkins, Colquitt; one brother, Johnny Henderson (Thelma) Hollywood, FL; and many other relatives and friends.

Williams' Mortuary was in charge of arrangements.

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