James Bruce Henderson III

Published 9:13 pm Monday, June 26, 2017

James Bruce Henderson III passed away June 24, 2017, at the age of 66. He was born Aug. 31, 1950, to the late Mr. and Mrs. James Bruce “Jimmie” Henderson Jr.

He was preceded in death by his sister, Rebecca Dale Henderson.

Bruce was an avid hunter, fisherman and botanist. He served his beloved church, Cornerstone Presbyterian Church, as an elder, Sunday school teacher and choir member for many years. The later part of his life was also spent as a member of the Civitan Club.

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He leaves behind his wife of 45 years, Frances Caley Henderson; daughters, Kim Henderson (William) Lyon and Ellen Henderson (Josh) Warren; grandchildren, Will, Cale and Kathryn Lyon and Rebecca and Addison Warren; siblings, William (Lynn) Henderson, Laura Woddail and Lorraine Lee; brother-in-law, Frank (Margaret) Caley; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be Tuesday, June 27, 2017, at 2 p.m. at Cornerstone Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Steve Burton and Dr. George Wood officiating.
Interment will follow in Marion Junction Cemetery with Lawrence Brown-Service Funeral Home directing. Visitation with the family will be from 1-1:45 p.m. in the Warren Room of Cornerstone Presbyterian.

Pallbearers will be the members of the Big Charlie Morris Sunday School Class.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that you make memorial contributions to Cornerstone Presbyterian Church; 301 Broad St., Selma, Alabama 36701 or the National Wild Turkey Federation, Post Office Box 530 Edgefield, South Carolina 29824.

To offer the family condolences, please visit www.lawrencebrownservice.com or www.facebook.com/lawrencefh.