Euris C. Henderson (88) of Greenup


Published on November 1 2012 9:24 am

Euris C. Henderson, 88, of Greenup died at 11am Wednesday, October 31, 2012 at Charleston Rehab and Health Care Center.

Funeral services will be at 10:00 am on Saturday November 3rd 2012 at the Barkley Funeral Chapel in Greenup, IL with Rev. Dan Smith officiating. Visitation will be from 5:00 to 7:00 pm on Friday evening at the funeral chapel. Burial with Military Rites conducted by Cumberland County Veterans will be in the Block Cemetery rural Greenup, IL.

Euris was born on September 28, 1924 in rural Greenup, IL to Emery Roy & Kathleen Grace (Kellogg) Henderson. He married Virginia Dunn on December 22, 1945.

Surviving is his loving wife of 66 plus years; two daughters Sally D. Keller husband Dan of Goshen, KY and Kathy S. Ferguson husband Steve of Charleston, IL; four grandchildren Brad wife Amy Keller of Goshen, KY, Dani husband Brandon Reich of Goshen, KY, Alicia Ferguson
of Chicago and Amy husband Patrick Morrow of Boliver, MO; 6 great-grandchildren Caitlin & Rhiannon Marrow, Carter & Charlotte Reich and Evan & Henry Keller.

Euris was preceded in death by his parents, three brothers Emery, Leland and Merl Henderson
and one sister Marjorie Henderson.

Euris was a lifelong grain and livestock Farmer. He served his country in the US Army during World War II. He was a member of the Mt. Zion (Block) Church and also was on the Cumberland Nursing Center Board of Directors and the Federal Land Bank Board for many years.

To leave a lasting tribute in his name memorials can be made to the Block Church or to
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