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Cross Road M B Church
Friday March 22nd, 2019

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Leon Henley

Leon Henley 65, passed away on Mon. March 18, 2019 at North MS Medical Center-Tupelo, MS.


Friday March 22, 2019 at Oddfellows Rest Cemetery, Whitfield St.-Aberdeen, MS- Time of service-  1:00 PM


Leon Henley was born to Robert Pack and Estelle Henley Williams in Aberdeen, MS on June 7, 1953.  The sun set on Leon on March 18, 2019 at NMMC-Tupelo, MS.  In 1972, Leon was united in matrimony to  Jessie Mae Clay.  He leaves to cherish his memories; his wife, Jessie Mae Henley; two children, Jessica Doss (Marcus) of Hampton, GA and Jonathan Henley of Aberdeen, MS; two Siblings, Clinton Williams (Henretta) San Antonia, Texas and Olivia Carr (Terry) of Charlotte, North Carolina; three grandchildren, Jada Doss and Kendyl Doss, both of Hampton, GA and Jonathan Henley, Jr of Aberdeen, MS.  Leon also leaves to cherish his memory a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

Leon is preceded in death by his mother Estelle Henley Williams and brothers, Willie J. Willis Williams and Clarence Wilson (Dorris) Williams.


Words cannot express how grateful we are for the richness of his life and the love displayed by all of our friends. Whether you said a prayer, made a phone call, sent  money, prepared food, gave a hug, or just kept us in your thoughts and prayers. Leon's family wishes to thank you for your loving concern.  We pray God continued blessings on each of you.

----The Family----

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A candle was lit in memory of Leon Henley

Cheryl Clay Daniel Apr 1 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Leon Henley

Melissa Moore Mar 23 2019 12:00 AM

May God wrap you and your family in His love, strength, and peace. Our prayers are with you.

Belle-Shivers Middle School

Belle-Shivers Middle School Mar 22 2019 12:00 AM

A Dish Garden with Fresh Flowers was sent on March 21, 2019

I was saddened to hear that my friend, Leon had passed away. Sending healing prayers and comforting words to the family during this difficult time. Pastor Bennie Gibson. Lansing, Michigan

Expression of Sympathy Mar 21 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Leon Henley

Edna T Garth Mar 21 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Leon Henley

Willie McCarter Mar 21 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Leon Henley

The Robertson, Blevins, Slater, Rush,Stokes Mar 20 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Leon Henley

Gerlean Roberts Stokes Mar 20 2019 12:00 AM

My most wonderful and caring brother in-law whom will be surely missed. May the gates of heaven greet you with open arms.

Ann Mar 20 2019 12:00 AM

A Spathiphyllum was sent on March 20, 2019

With deepest sympathy our hearts and prayers are with you Ann and Family

Expression of Sympathy Mar 20 2019 12:00 AM