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2012-10-18 / Obituaries


Francis Wayne Henson, 66, of Dixons Mills, died Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012 at DCH Regional Medical Center in Tuscaloosa. He was born Dec. 27, 1945 and was a truck driver with Suttles-Dana Transport. Henson was a member of Shiloh Baptist Church and a 10 year U. S. Navy Veteran.

He is survived by his wife, Gloria Glass Henson of Dixons Mills; four sons, Billy Baker, Frank Henson, Jeff Henson and David Henson, all of Pratville; daughter, Chelsea Henson Andrews of Pratville; three stepsons, Rusty Glass, Jimmy Glass and Danny Glass, all of Dixons Mills; brother, Tom “Sonny” Henson of Panama City, Fla.; two sisters, Jean Davis of Pratville and Joanne Emerson of Millbrook; 15 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

Funeral services were Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2012 at Shiloh Baptist Church with Dr. Kenneth Fields officiating. Interment followed at the Glass Family Cemetery in Dixons Mills with O’Bryant Chapel Funeral Home directing.

Active pallbearers were Rusty Glass, Danny Glass, Jimmy Glass, Billy Baker, Frank Henson, Jeff Henson and Logan Andrews.

Honarary pallbearers were employees of Suttles- Dana Transport – Demopolis Terminal.

Condolences may be offered at www.obryantchapelfh.com.

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