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Mr. Paul Marvin Henderson Obituary


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“Paula and Family, When you are sad, it makes me sad. My thoughts and prayers are with you and the family during this time of sorrow. Gwen Barnes...Read More »
1 of 16 | Posted by: Gwendolyn C. Barnes - Rocky Mount, NC

“Your Dad is going to be dearly missed. Your Dad is with your Mama and other family member that have gone ahead of him. I feel sure he took God hand...Read More »
2 of 16 | Posted by: Kathy Hardy - Nashville, NC

“Paula, we are sorry to hear of Mr. Paul's passing. He has been Kay's "neighbor" for so long, he will be missed. You and your family were faithful...Read More »
3 of 16 | Posted by: Kay and Ben Mary Bradley

“Paula and Family. I am very sorry for your loss. I will keep you in my prayers. Love you ”
4 of 16 | Posted by: Janet (Boyd) Hardison - NC

“SORRY FOR YOUR , GOD HAS A GOOD MAN . HE HAS ONE OF HIS ANGELS WITH HIM NOW .. WILL ALWAYS REMEMBER HIM WITH HIS CIGAR...Read More »
5 of 16 | Posted by: MR.&MRS.FRANCISESKEW - NC

“Prayers to the family. ”
6 of 16 | Posted by: Chris Harris - Greenville, NC

“Lynn, I am so sorry for your loss. I know how much you loved your Father. You cared for him and was always there for him. The care and attention you...Read More »
7 of 16 | Posted by: Joan Edgington - Raleigh, NC

“Paula and Lynn. I am so sorry to hear about your Dad. He was like a father to me growing up with you guys. I think about him and your Mom all the...Read More »
8 of 16 | Posted by: Darlene Griffin Richardson - NC

“Our thoughts and prayers are with the family this week. May God bless you with many wonderful memories as you celebrate Paul's life and mourn his...Read More »
9 of 16 | Posted by: Rev. Blake Dempsey - Nashville, NC

“As you lived for last few years in pain, you still held you head high. you were and still are a stronge person granddad. I know your in a better...Read More »
10 of 16 | Posted by: Robert - Rocky Mount, NC

“Paula, My deepest sympathy to you and your family. I will miss your Dad's twinkling eyes and smiling face during my morning stroll. Rest in Peace...Read More »
11 of 16 | Posted by: Sandra Durkee - Hollister, NC

“Lynn My thoughts and prayers are with you. I know how close you were with your Father. And the care and attention you showed him set an example...Read More »
12 of 16 | Posted by: Cheryl Wallace - Zebulon, NC

“I always remember Paul as being a slimmer version of Big John. Growing up, it seems like he always wore black boots and that made me associate him...Read More »
13 of 16 | Posted by: Pat Henderson Odom - Youngsville, NC

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you... Joe and Paula ”
14 of 16 | Posted by: Joe Rouse - Fitchburg, MA

“sorry for your loss . you are all in my prayers. ”
15 of 16 | Posted by: Missy Greene Moyer - nashville, NC

“I love you dearly, i am gonna miss you so much! what gets me through this is knowing that i will get to see you again one day, your in a better place...Read More »
16 of 16 | Posted by: Your Grandson Tommy - nashville, NC


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Paul Marvin Henderson, 86 of Rocky Mount joined his loving wife Patricia to eternal life on January 29 2013. Born in 1926 in Halifax County he was the eldest son of the late John L. Henderson and the late Netti Viverett Henderson. He was preceded in death by his wife Patricia B. Henderson, sister Billie and brother Guy.
Paul was a veteran of World War II serving our country in the United States Army and honorably discharged in 1946. Paul then went on to a career of being a meat cutter/butcher for A&P Supermarkets and ended his career with K&W Cafeteria due to an illness.
Surviving family members include his brothers John (Big John) Henderson of Weldon NC.,Benjamin (Doc) Henderson and wife Pat of Littleton NC. Daughters, Paula H. Rouse and husband Tom of Nashville NC., Lynn Farmer and fiancé Donald Chocklett of Zebulon. Grandchildren, Robert Taylor III of Rocky Mount NC., Lindsay Farmer of Cary NC., Tommy Rouse of Nashville NC. Multiple nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be held at Johnson's Funeral Home on January 30th from 6:30pm to 8:30pm.
A grave side service and internment will be held the following day at Rocky Mount Memorial Park Mausoleum at 11am.
The family of Paul wish to express their greatest appreciation to the care givers of Kindred Healthcare of Rocky Mount. They were his extended family for the past 13 years. There love and care was endless.