Willie J. Henson, age 81 of the Oak Grove community, passed away May 30, 2014 at St. Thomas-Rutherford in Murfreesboro.
She was a native of Franklin County, a member of the Church of Christ at Oak Grove. She was a retired teacher who dearly loved her grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her husband of more than 50 years, Charles Henson; her mother, Vera Hayes Baker and her father, Emmitt Baker; sister Lois Swann.
She is survived by her sons, Don Henson of Decherd and Dan Henson of Hillsboro; grandchildren, Jason Henson, Jennifer Henson, Katelin Henson, Thomas Jared Henson and Jace Henson.
The funeral service will be conducted from the chapel of Watson-North Funeral Home at 2 p.m. Sunday June 1, 2014 with Ralph Hart officiating.
Interment will follow at Franklin Memorial Gardens with friends and family serving as pallbearers.
Visitation will be Sunday June 1, 2014 starting at 11 a.m. and continuing until the time of the service at 2 p.m.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Oak Grove Church of Christ.