Carmon Henderson

Tuesday, May 27, 2003

DONGOLA, Ill. -- Carmon L. Henderson, 81, of Dongola died Saturday, May 24, 2003, at her home.

She was born May 1, 1922, in Union County, Ill., daughter of Arnie and Rose Toler Manning. She and Warren J. Henderson were married June 5, 1940. He died Dec. 30, 1999.

She was a member of First Baptist Church in Dongola, had worked at the Village Café and Band Factory in Dongola and International Shoe Co.

Survivors include a daughter, JoAnn Poole of Elco, Ill.; two brothers, Jack Manning of Dongola and Bill Manning of St. Louis; five grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; three step-grandchildren; and five stepgreat-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a daughter.

Graveside service will be at 11 a.m. today at Friendship Cemetery in Dongola with the Rev. Dare Aden officiating. Crain Funeral Home in Dongola is in charge of arrangements.