Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma

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Florence Ethel (Hulsey) Henry

Born: 8/8/1929

Died: 5/5/2004

Maiden Name: Hulsey

Honorific: n/a

Florence Ethel (Hulsey) Henry, 74, of Tamaha, Oklahoma, passed away May 5, 2004, in Poteau, Oklahoma. She was born August 8, 1929, in Garland, Oklahoma. She and her husband and children moved to Tulsa in 1957. The family moved back to Tamaha in 1983 to be near other relatives and to be close to where she had grown up so many years before.

Her father, Henry Hunter Hulsey, an original enrollee, and her mother, Ida Atlas Rainwater Hulsey, preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by her sisters, Hester Marie Hulsey Chronic and Mildred Lucille Hulsey Henry, and brothers, Murle Maurice Hulsey, Walter James Hulsey, Gerald Wayne Hulsey, Clinton Lee Hulsey, and Leon Melvin Cotton Hulsey.

Survivors include her husband of the home, Leon Rooney Henry; one daughter, Deborah Jane Henry Herr of Poteau; one son, Larry Wayne Henry and wife, Patricia, of Tamaha; four grandchildren, Karen Lynn Lockwood and husband, Steve, of Sand Ridge, Kevin Dewayne Jones and wife, Lorna, of Poteau, Christopher David Jones and wife, Sara, of Ft. Smith, Arkansas, Cathryn Marissa Katie Herr of Poteau; and four great-grandchildren, Matthew Jones of Ft. Smith, Connor Burge, Hallei, and Malin Lockwood of Sand Ridge, and a host of relatives and friends.