Rudolph "Danny" Henson

March 30, 1958 ~ September 10, 2022 (age 64)
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Rudolph “Danny” Henson, 64, of Waynesboro, passed away Saturday, September 10, 2022 at the University of Virginia Medical Center.  He was born March 30, 1958 in Buena Vista to the late Rudy D. Henson and Eunice Lee Coleman Henson.

Danny was employed at Wayn-Tex for many years. A sports fanatic, he was an avid fan of the Washington Commanders and the WWE.

 In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Doris Ann Lewis Henson; his sister, Dorothy Mae White and his brother, Earl “Butchie” Henson; three brothers-in-law, Frank Lewis, Ronnie Clements and Freddie Catlett.

He is survived by his two daughters, Danielle Henson and Christina Lewis, both of Waynesboro; his grandsons, Kheandre Jackson, and his fiancé, Gracie Word and Jalen Jackson and his girlfriend, Brooklynn Wilhelm; his siblings, Robert Henson, Thelma Henson and Barbara Ann Catlett all of Buena Vista, Mary Jane Sirucek, and husband Dan of Kalispell, Montana, Eidth Puryear of Buena Vista, Betty Jarvis and husband , Bruce of Rocky Mount and Bonnie Clements of West Virginia; one sister-in-law, Lucille Karicofe and husband, Jeff of Verona; three brothers-in-law, Troy Lewis and wife Katie of Wichita Falls, Texa, Jimmy Reed and wife Tammy of Nelson Co and Charles White of Glasgow and numerous nieces and nephews.

A Memorial Service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, September 24, 2022 at Sherlynd Baptist Church, 20 Winterview Lane, Lyndhurst, conducted by Pastor Allen George.

The family suggests memorial contributions to the American Cancer Society, 420 Neff Avenue, Suite 210, Harrisonburg, VA 22801.

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There are no words beautiful enough to describe exactly what you mean to us…

Your presence will forever be missed but in spirit you will not cease to exist.

The smile on your face was filled with grace, no one else can ever take your place…

As we reminisce of the times we shared we never will forget how much you cared…

You always knew to make us smile as love and patience was part of your style…

Thank you for blanketing us in warmth and compassion, not having you here is hard to imagine…

We will cherish and protect every memory of you, for we know in our hearts you loved us too.


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Memorial Service
September 24, 2022

11:00 AM
Sherlynd Baptist Church
20 Winterview Lane
Lyndhurst, VA 22952


American Cancer Society, Harrisonburg Office
420 Neff Avenue, Suite 210,, Harrisonburg VA 22801
Tel: 1-540-434-3360

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