Marie M. Henderson, 90, passed away on Sept. 23, 2016.
She was born in Newark, N.J. to the late Harry and Marie Artis. She was the widow of Ernest Lee Henderson and was a member of Freedom Fellowship Church in Virginia Beach.
She is survived by seven children, Antoinette Clark (Jack), Cynthia McRae Sheard, Cletis McRae, Jr. (Kim), Joan Nabors (Randy), Yvonne Moser, Kathy Jackson (Carey) and Derrick McRae (Sharon); three stepchildren, Ernest L., Gerald and Michael; 16 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; two sisters, Emma Minton and Jean Jennings; and a host of nieces and nephews.
A visitation will be held Saturday, Oct. 1, 2016 at 12 p.m., followed by a celebration of life service to begin at 1 p.m. at Freedom Fellowship Church, 836 Regency Dr., Virginia Beach, with Pastor Rick Hocker officiating.
The family would like to thank the staff at King’s Grant House and Heartland Hospice.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association in Marie’s name. Condolences may be shared with the family at www.altmeyerfh.com.