Donald Ray Henderson

April 29, 1958 ~ July 8, 2022 (age 64)


Donald Ray Henderson Sr., affectionately known as "Soul" transitioned on July 8, 2022. He was born on April 29, 1958 in Caswell County to the late Americus Vespucuies Henderson and Margaret Stokes Henderson. 

Donald attended Caswell County Schools and retired from White Oak Manor.  He was a people person who loved to have fun. He was known to talk on the phone and loved to talk junk. He also enjoyed fishing.

He leaves to cherish his memory, his children Nicholas "Nick" Henderson of Reidsville and Tiffany "Tiff" Henderson of Graham; brothers Robert Henderson (Melody) of Ruffin, Wayne Henderson (Constance), James Henderson (Hazel) and Melvin Henderson (Denise) all of Yanceyville and Arnold Henderson of Danville; sisters: Carol Henderson of Blanch, Teresa Henderson of Yanceyville, Patricia Henderson of Milton; grandchildren: Tamiaya Stanley (Nick), Janessa, Josh, Darren, Destiny, Iniecy, Ivree, Nicholas Jr. and NyLeke; special friend Debra Moore of Blanch and a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. 

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son Donald Ray Henderson Jr., a daughter Tara Robertson; siblings Americus Murphy, Marie Turner and Roy Henderson. 


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Open Viewing
July 12, 2022

1:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Blackwell Funeral Home
1331 Main Street
Yanceyville, NC

Funeral Service
July 13, 2022

2:00 PM
Sassafras Grove Baptist Church
3254 Old Nc Hwy 86 N
Blanch, NC 27212

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