Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma

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Edna Henry

Born: 12/29/1922 Died: 10/01/2011 Maiden Name: Whitehead Honorific: n/a

Edna Cleo (Whitehead) Henry passed away on Oct. 1, 2011 in Purcell. She was born on Dec. 29, 1922 in Baily. He parents were Clinton Whitehead and Willie May (Henderson) Whitehead. She taught Sunday Scholl and Vacation Bible Scholl for many years. She enjoyed gardening, reading, quilting and singing. She sang in the senior choir and the Living Christmas Tree for many years at her Church in Lindsay. She married Louis W. Henry on Aug. 4, 1945, and he is still living in Lindsay. She was preceded in death by parents and six brothers. She is survived by her sister, Virginia Mann of Marlow; four children, Larry Henry with wife, Josie, Loeva (Henry) Hauser with husband John, Terry Henry with wife Carla, and David Henry; eight grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and one great great-grandchild.