John Worthy Henderson

John Worthy Henderson, 98, of Rineyville, died Friday, August 21, 2020 at Tender Touch Heart and Home. He was born in Fayetteville, Tennessee and retired from the U.S. Army after serving during the WWII and Korean Wars. He later retired from K.M. White Elevators and was a member of Longview United Methodist Church. He was preceded in death by his wife, Gertrude "Trudy" Henderson, two brothers, Oliver and Charles Henderson; four sisters, Maudie G., Lilly Mae, Betty, and Dorothy. He is survived by his son, Narvin (Leverne) Whitworth of Hudson; a brother, Lester Henderson of Fayetteville, TN; two grandchildren, Terry (Marion) Whitworth and Michael (Cathy) Whitworth; two great grandchildren, Brian (Shawna) Whitworth and Mattie Rose Whitworth; a great-great grandchild, Brooks Michael Whitworth, and several nieces and nephews, including a special nephew, Dan (Diane) McCamish. Services will be private. Expressions of sympathy may take the form of Contributions to Hosparus or Longview United Methodist Church. Condolences may be expressed online at



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