Obituaries — 8/17/12

Published 9:33 am Friday, August 17, 2012

Richard Henderson

Richard Henderson, 84, of Ironton, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2012, at King‘s Daughters Medical Center in Ashland, Ky. The Sacramento, Calif., native was born Feb. 18, 1928, a son of the late Mont and Nannie (May) Henderson. He was preceded in death by his wife of 66 years, Anna Henderson.

Richard was a life long self-employed business man. Richard and Anna owned and operated the family grocery store, Henderson’s Grocery in Waterloo, for 18 of those years. Richard was a member of Arabia Baptist Church. He enjoyed gardening and fishing. Richard was also a husband, father, brother, grandfather, father in-law and was dearly loved by all his family.

In addition to his parents and wife, Richard was preceded in death by a son, Edward Earl Henderson and a sister, Helen Casto.

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Richard is survived by a son, Ron (Delores) Henderson of Deering; a daughter, Linda (David) Pope of Patriot; a daughter in-law, Cindy Henderson; three grandchildren, Pam (Roger) Waugh of Patriot, Rick Henderson also of Patriot, and Danielle (Roger) Joseph of Ironton; a brother, Earl Henderson of Proctorville; two sisters- in –law, Mary (Chuck) Engel of Chillicothe and Sandy (Bob) Powers of Sun City, Fla., and six great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Monday at the Tracy Brammer – Monroe Funeral Home with Pastor Ron Henderson officiating. Interment will follow at Slab Fork Cemetery in Pedro. Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Online condolences may be to the family by visiting


Arnold McLaughlin

Arnold “Jack” McLaughlin, 76, of Salina, Kan., formerly of Lawrence County, died Friday, July 20, 2012, at the Salina Regional Health Center. Arrangements were under the direction of the Martin-Becker-Carlson Funeral Home.