Nichols Funeral Home Haleyville


Betty Jean Henderson

( November 30, 1933 - July 10, 2019 )

Betty Jean Henderson, 85, of Haleyville, Alabama entered into rest on July 10, 2019 at North Alabama Medical Center.

Mrs. Henderson was born on November 30, 1933. Betty loved her family and her dogs, Gidget, Cocoa, and Pebbles. She enjoyed spending holidays with her family, working puzzle books, cooking, and watching the food network channel, Law and Order, and Murder Mystery. Betty was full of life and always excited when her family came to visit.

Visitation will be held on Friday, July 12, 2019 from 6pm-8pm at Nichols Funeral Home in Haleyville, where services will be held on Saturday, July 13, 2019 at 11am. Brother Rickey Whitt and Tameka Vickery will officiate. Burial will follow in Ireland Freewill Baptist Church Cemetery.

Betty is survived by her sons, James Henderson, Timothy Henderson and his wife Darlene; daughters, Deborah Whitman and her husband Terry Hurley, Sandy Reynoso, and Darlene Earnest. She was “Mawmaw” to 20 grandchildren, Jeremy (Heather) Sibley, TaMeka (Brad) Vickery, Alisha (Paul) Johnson, T.J. (Angela) Henderson, Jessica Henderson, David Sparks, Amanda Henderson, Daniel Miller, Shane Hogan, Jessica Moody, Adam (Brandy) Hogan, Priscilla Hughes, Richard (Brandy) Adams; 13 great grandchildren, Landon Whitman, Madelynn Sparks, Anna Brooke Sibley, Ices Johnson, Ethan Johnson, Chandler Henderson, Austin Henderson, Lukas Hogan, Jaxon Hogan, Haden Hogan, Jase Hogan, Abby Gail Moody, and Adrianna Dyer.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Paul Henderson; son, Steve Earnest; daughters, Lisa Henderson, Susan Flinders; father, Monroe Smith; mother, Winnie Padella; brothers, Billy Smith, Bobby Smith; and son in law, Michael Whitman.