June 19, 1941 - February 25, 2022
HENRY, Mr. Willies J. Sr. - Age 80, passed away Friday, February 25, 2022, at Hurley Medical Center. Family hour 10:00 AM Friday March 4, 2022, at Mt Hermon Missionary Baptist Church, G-5283 Clio Rd., with funeral service commencing at 11:00 AM, Rev. Dr. K.D. Yarber, officiating. Interment Gracelawn Cemetery, 5710 N. Saginaw St. Friends and pallbearers will assemble at the Church 10:00 AM Friday. Mr. Henry will lie in state in the Chapel of Lawrence E. Moon Funeral Home, 906 W. Fint Park Blvd., and may be viewed from 12:00 PM-6:00 PM Thursday. Mr. Willies James Henry, Sr. was born on June 19, 1941 in Lisbon, Louisiana, the loving son of late Pastor Anvil and Elowese Henry. Willies attended Mt. Hermon Missionary Baptist Church of which his father founded with his family. He was a graduate of Flint Northern High School. Mr. Henry worked for and retired from General Motors Corporation in Flint, MI. Willies always had a joking smiling manner with everyone he knew and met. He truly loved his wife of 61 years Mozella and well as his children. Willies loved NFL football, especially the Pittsburgh Steelers. Another pastime for Willies was watching westerns on TV when he was not working in his yard for hours making his bushes, trees and flower beds as perfect as was possible. He also enjoyed taking weekend outings with his family. Mr. Willies James Henry, Sr. leaves to cherish his memory: wife, Mozella Henry; son, Tony (Donyell) McGee; daughters, Kimberly (Tyrone) Bryant and Dawn (Leslie) Aarons. 17 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren; sisters, Diane Weary of Flint, MI, and Earlie Bee Crockett of Louisville, MS; brother, Ralph (Vickie) Henry of Flint, MI and sister-in-law Patricia Henry of Houston, Texas, numerous nieces and nephews, a host of other relatives and friends including: special daughter Diane (Van) McLee, special sister Alice (Rufus) Gibson, and special friend Roscoe Mitchell. Mr. Henry was preceded in death by his parents, Pastor Anvil and Elowese Henry, mother-in-law Ruthie Mae Allen; sisters, Portrie Mills, Eula Turner and Velma Bridges, brothers, Artis Henry, Anvil Henry, Jr. and Elmo Franklin; and sons, Willies J. Henry, Jr. and Jeffrey Henry.The family would like to express special thanks to: Dr. Mousa Mohamed, the Marzette and Mosley family, Pastor Dr. Kim D. Yarber and the Mt. Herman Missionary Baptist Church Family.
HENRY, Mr. Willies J. Sr. - Age 80, passed away Friday, February 25, 2022, at Hurley Medical Center. Family hour 10:00 AM Friday March 4, 2022, at Mt Hermon Missionary Baptist Church, G-5283 Clio Rd., with funeral service commencing at 11:00... View Obituary & Service Information
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