2017-04-19 / Obituaries

Less Henderson


Less Henderson, 77, of Blakely, Ga., passed away Tuesday, April 11, 2017.

Mr. Henderson was born May 30, 1939, in Blakely to the late Clemmie and Ollie Mae Henderson. He worked with Farmer’s Gin and Warehouse, now known as Birdsong Peanut Company, for 50-plus years before retiring in 2008. In his leisure time, he enjoyed fishing, gardening and raising livestock.

Survivors include two daughters, Shawnita Perry of Blakely and Renee Henderson of Albany, Ga.; one son, Gerradi Henderson of Upper Marlboro, Md.; two sisters, Rosa H. Gilbert and Ida M. Henderson, both of Blakely; seven grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were Saturday, April 15, 2017, 3:30 p.m. at Community Funeral Home Chapel in Blakely.

Community Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

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