Mary Adelle Henson

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Mary Adelle Henson, 97, of Loretto, formerly of Lewisburg, died Saturday, March 14, 2015, at Crockett Medical Center.

Mrs. Henson was a native of Giles County, the daughter of the late Elwood and Mamie Shelton Nance. She was a beautician and homemaker and a member of the Church Street Church of Christ.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Walter Wesley Henson Sr.; two sisters, Christine Gowan and Ruby Gowan; and three brothers, Elwood Martin Nance, Buford Nance, and Reese Nance.

She is survived by a daughter, Mary McCord of Leoma, Tenn. and a son, Walter "Bubba" Henson Jr. of LaVergne, Tenn. Five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren also survive.

Graveside services were conducted on Tuesday, March 17, at Good Springs Cemetery in Giles County.

London Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.