Wilson, Henderson "Jr."

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Henderson F. Wilson, 79, of Morenci, Mich., died Wednesday, April 1, 2009, at Provincial House in Adrian, Mich.

He was born Jan. 26, 1930, in Coffee County, Tenn., the son of Henderson F.  Sr. and Ruby (Yates) Wilson. He married Joyce Miller  on Jan. 26, 1950, in Wauseon, Ohio, and she preceded him in death March 7, 2004.

Junior lived in the Morenci area most of his life and retired from Wayne Broach in Morenci. He was an avid fisherman and hunter.

Surviving Junior are four daughters, Terry Millard of Morenci, Brenda (and Doug) Goll of Morenci, Diane (and Dave) Jackson of Morenci and Frances (and Lonnie) Giberson of Weston, Mich.; one son, Daniel Wilson of Morenci; 13 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren; three brothers, J.T. Wilson of Fairfield, Mich., Donald Wilson and Robert Wilson both of Morenci; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; wife; one brother, I.C. Wilson; and one son, Richard Wilson, in infancy.

Visitation is scheduled Saturday from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Eagle Funeral Home-Charles Fink Chapel in Morenci. There will be no services and interment will be private at Oak Grove Cemetery in Morenci.

Those planning an expression of sympathy may make memorial contributions to Hospice of Lenawee County or Morenci Area EMS. Family and friends can view this obituary and send condolences at eaglefuneralhomes.com.     

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