GREENSBORO Mrs. Ruth Gammon Henderson, 94, passed away on Monday, December 10, 2012 at her residence.
A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, December 13, 2012 at Westminster Gardens.
Mrs. Henderson was born in Caswell County on December 30, 1917, a daughter of Alice and William Gammon, both deceased. She was a beloved member of Parkway Baptist Church of Greensboro for many years. She was group captain of her church and a member of the Encourage Sunday School Class.
She is survived by her sisters, Karen G. Bowen and Janie Wilkins, both of McKenney, Virginia; her brothers, Russell Gammon of Ford, Virginia and Howard Gammon of Providence Forge, Virginia; a special nephew, John D. Gammon of Tennessee; special niece, Elizabeth (Tibby) Payne of Summerfield; special friends, Kay and John Weddell, Jerry and Joyce Stanley; and many cousins, especially Mike Phillips of Toledo, Ohio.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be directed to Parkway Baptist Church, 1411 Benjamin Parkway, Greensboro, NC 27408.
The family would like to express their sincere gratitude for any and all of the many kindnesses shown to our sister Ruth during her time of need.
Boone & Cooke, Inc. Funeral Home in Eden is serving the family of Mrs. Henderson.
Online condolences may be offered to the family at www.booneandcooke.com