"Dignity without Compromise"

Joseph Stuart Henderson

Joseph Stuart Henderson, 17, of Okmulgee, died Monday, April 26, 2004. He was born March 6, 1987 in Okmulgee to Fred J. and Reva (Alston) Henderson. He was a member of the Nuyaka Baptist Church and worked at Auto Zone and with his father at Stewart Martin. He was preceded in death by his brother, Matthew Schanks, maternal grandfather, T.C. Wood and paternal grandfather L.D. Henderson. Survivors include his parents, Fred and Joyce Henderson of Okmulgee and Reva Henderson of Okmulgee, maternal grandmother, Sonny Wood of Okmulgee, paternal grandmother, Juanita Henderson of Okmulgee, five brothers, James Robert Henderson, Robert Wayne Henderson, Johnny William Henderson, Robert (Bobby) Henderson and Ryan Lee Henderson, all of Okmulgee, and two sisters, Wendy Schanks and Tanner Henderson, both of Okmulgee.

A funeral service will be held 11:00 A.M. Friday, April 30, 2004 at the First Baptist Church with Dr. Dennis Taylor officiating. Interment will follow in the Beggs Cemetery under the direction of the McClendon-Winters Funeral Home of Okmulgee. Casketbearers will be T.J. Hamilton, Robert Wayne Henderson, Johnny William Henderson, Robert(Bobby) Henderson, Ryan Lee Henderson, and Ryan Sharp. Viewing will be Thursday evening from 4-8 P.M. at the funeral home chapel.