Earl Leon Henderson, age 88, of Salem, passed away on Wednesday, May 15th, at Salem Township Hospital. He was past owner of Henderson Trucking Company. He attended Grace Church of the Nazarene and was a 50 year member of the Masonic Lodge, 32nd degree and Scottish Rite.
Funeral services will be Monday, May 20th at 10:00 am at the Rogers-Atkins Funeral Home with minister Mark Copley. Burial to follow at Busby Cemetery in Goreville. A visitation will be held Sunday May 19th, from 4-6pm. Memorials made to the Busby Cemetery.
He is preceded in death by parents Earl and Reba (Dodson) Henderson and wife Neola (Johns) Henderson. They were married ni Creal Springs, Illinois on February 25, 1949. He is survived by son: Glenn Henderson and wife Debbie of Salem. Daughter: Patricia Williamson and husband Bob of Mt Vernon. Grandchildren: Nelson Williamson, Greg henderson, Blake Henderson, Stacey Cunningham. Great Granchildren: Eric Henderson, Brandon Henderson, Nathaniel Williamson, Hayden Williamsonand Hailee Henderson. Sister: Imogene Bloom of Urbana. Also survived by several nieces and nephews.