Ora Rebecca Trainer Henson, 97, of Crawley, WV passed away Wednesday, October 6, 2021, at her home. Born July 4, 1924, in Neola, WV, she was the daughter of the late Elizabeth Jane Trainer Martin, Onis “Jake” Martin, and Eugene “Bub” Cole.
Mrs. Henson was a former member of the Calvary Baptist Church in Lewisburg, WV. She was raised until the age of twelve by her grandmother, Sally Ann Cole.
In addition to her parents and grandmother, she was preceded in death by her husband, Estil Groves Henson; children, Ralph, Timothy, Brenda Hanna, and Merle; siblings, Glenda Martin, Bobby Martin, Betty Martin Radford, Stella Martin Stalnecker, Virginia Martin Polite, Billy Martin, John Martin, Juanita Wood, Eugene “Virgil” Cole, William Cole, Polly Cole Geyer, and Danielle Cole.
Survivors include her children, Paul Henson (Bonnie) of Clintonville, WV, Wanda Henson at home, Susan Wade (Sherman) of Clintonville, WV; son-in-law, Mickey Hanna; and daughter-in-law, Jinny Henson of Clintonville, WV. Also surviving are grandchildren, Paul Henson II (Lily) of Glendale, AZ, Rebecca Wade (Jermaine) of White Sulphur Springs, WV, Joanna Hall of Lewisburg, WV, Jason Hanna, and John Hanna of Clintonville, WV; great-grandchildren, Everett, Abigail “Abbi”, Kaden, and Jordan; several nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be 3 p.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday, October 9, 2021, at the Morgan Funeral Home Chapel – 252 Montvue Drive, Lewisburg, WV. Funeral will follow at 4 p.m., Saturday, at the funeral home. Burial will be in the James Chapel United Methodist Church Cemetery, Clintonville, WV.
We will be following COVID-19 recommendations and request guests wear a mask and be mindful of social distancing.
Online guestbook can be signed at www.morganfh.net.
Arrangements by Morgan Funeral Home, Lewisburg, WV.
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