HENDERSON, Josephine Edith (Barker)

Date of birth: 24 June 1916, Johnson County, Indiana

Date of death: 5 September 2000, Valparaiso, Porter County, Indiana

Franklin Daily Journal, 6 September 2000
Josephine B. Henderson
  Josephine B. Henderson, 84, died
Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2000, at Porter
Memorial Hospital in Valparaiso.
She was a resident of Michigan City
and a former resident of Edinburgh.
  She was born June 24, 1916, in
Johnson County. Her parents were
Roy and Florence (Hill) Barker. She
married Clyde Henderson on Aug. 9,
1941. He preceded her in death Nov.
17, 1989. Survivors include a
daughter, Jennifer Hardwick of
Michigan City; and two sisters, Ada
Mae Carter of Tipton and Mildred L.
Schrader of Indianapolis.
  She was employed by Danner Brothers
5 and 10 as a sales clerk.
  She was a member of First Church of
the Nazarene in Valparaiso.
  The Rev. Gene Tanner will conduct a
service at 1:30 p.m. Friday at
Eskew-Eaton Funeral Home in
Edinburgh. Friends may call from 4
to 8 p.m. today at the funeral
home. Burial will be at Rest Haven
Cemetery.
  Memorial contributions may be made
to the American Heart Association,
American Diabetes Association,
Gideon's or church of choice.


Shelbyville News, 7 September 2000
Josephine B. Henderson 
  Josephine B. Henderson, 84,
Michigan City, who has friends in
Shelby County, died Tuesday at
Porter Memorial Hospital,
Valparaiso.
  Born June 24, 1916, in Johnson
County, she was the daughter of Roy
and Florence (Hill) Barker. She
married Clyde Henderson on Aug. 9,
1941, and he preceded her in death
on Nov. 17, 1989.
  Mrs. Henderson was a former
resident of Edinburgh and sales
clerk for the Danners store,
Edinburgh.
  She was a member of First Church of
the Nazarene, Valparaiso.
  Survivors include one daughter,
Jennifer Hardwick, Michigan City,
former Shelby County resident; and
two sisters, Ada Mae Carter,
Tipton, and Mildred L. Schrader,
Indianapolis.
  Funeral services will be at 1:30
p.m. Friday at Eskew-Eaton Funeral
Home, Edinburgh, with the Rev. Gene
Tanner officiating.
  Burial will be in Rest Haven
Cemetery, Edinburgh.
  Friends may visit from 4 p.m. to 8
p.m. today at the funeral home.
  Memorial contributions may be sent
to the American Heart Association,
P. O. Box 681550, Indianapolis, IN
46268; the American Diabetes
Association, 7363 East 21st St.,
Indianapolis, IN 46219; Gideons, P.
O. Box 512, Franklin, IN 46131; or
the church of the donor's choice.

Columbus Republic, 7 September 2000
Former Edinburgh resident
Josephine Henderson
Michigan City
EDINBURGH  Josephine B. Henderson,
84, of Michigan City, formerly of
Edinburgh, died Tuesday, Sept. 5,
2000, at Porter Memorial Hospital
in Valparaiso.
  She was a member of First Church of
the Nazarene in Valparaiso and was
a former sales clerk for Danner
Brothers 5 & 10 in Edinburgh.
  Funeral will be conducted at 1:30
p.m. Friday at Eskew-Eaton Funeral
Home with the Rev. Gene Tanner
officiating. Calling will be from 4
to 8 p.m. today. Burial will be at
Rest Haven Cemetery.
  Memorials may be made to American
Heart or Diabetes Association,
Gideon's International or donor's
choice of churches.
  Mrs. Henderson was born in Johnson
County June 24, 1916, the daughter
of Roy and Florence Hill Barker.
She married Clyde Henderson Aug. 9,
1941. He died Nov. 17, 1989.
  Survivors include a daughter,
Jennifer Hardwick of Michigan City,
and sisters Ada Mae Carter of
Tipton and Mildred L. Schrader of
Indianapolis.

Indianapolis Star, 7 September 2000
 Josephine Barker Henderson 
  JOSEPHINE BARKER HENDERSON, 84,
Michigan City, formerly of
Edinburgh, died Sept. 5. She had
been a salesclerk for Danner
Brothers 5 & 10, Edinburgh. She was
a member of First Church of the
Nazarene, Valparaiso.
  Memorial contributions may be made
to the American Heart Association,
American Diabetes Association,
Gideons International or a favorite
charity.
  Services: 1:30 p.m. Sept. 8 in
Eskew-Eaton Funeral Home,
Edinburgh, with calling from 4 to 8
p.m. Sept. 7. Burial: Rest Haven
Cemetery, Edinburgh.
  She was the widow of Clyde
Henderson.
  Survivors: daughter Jennifer
Hardwick sisters Ada Mae Carter,
Mildred L. Schrader.

Submitted by Mark E. Wirey

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