Born 10-8-1928 -- Died 2-16-2006
Martha Amy Henry died Feb. 16, 2006, at her home in Thayer at the age of 77.
She was born Oct. 8, 1928, in Cabool, Mo., daughter of the late Jimmie and Martha Ann Hartley Noel.
She was a dietician and was employed by Shady Oaks Healthcare in Thayer before retiring. She was also the apartment manager for East Meadow Apartments for several years. She attended Thayer Church of Christ.
She is survived by her husband, Junior of the home in Thayer; two daughters, Donna Henry of Thayer, and Lorene King and husband, Jimmie, of Summersville, Mo.; five sons, Lonnie Henry and wife, Christy, of Raymondsville, Mo., James Henry and wife, Janice, of Cassville, Mo., Thomas Henry and wife, Lana, of Neosho, Mo., Robert Henry and wife, Robin, of Thayer, and Joseph Henry and wife, Donna, of Thayer; 37 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; one sister, Ruby Graven of Cabool, Mo.; and two brothers, Tommy Noel of Cabool, Mo., and Bob Noel of Mississippi.
She was preceded in death by her parents; one son, Leon Junior Henry; four brothers; and two sisters.
The funeral service was held Feb. 20 at Carter Funeral Home in Thayer with Randy Ward officiating. Burial was in the Mt. Zion Cemetery in Mountain View, Mo., Arrangements were under the direction of Carter Funeral Home Inc. of Thayer.
Pallbearers were Lonnie Henry, James Henry, Thomas Henry, Robert Henry, Joseph Henry, Eric King, Kevin Hollibaugh and Chad Henry.
Honorary pallbearers were Aaron Henry and J.C. Henry.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Riverside Hospice.