J.C. “Jay” Henley Obit

Salem  Cemetery

Wood Co. Tx

Submitted by Elaine Bay Nall

Rains County Leader
Sept 14, 2004
Jay Henley

Services for , 84, Alba, were held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday at First Baptist Church of Alba with Bros. Robert Stovall and Mark Thompson officiating.  Burial was in Salem Cemetery under the directions of Wilson-Bartley Funeral Home, Alba. Pallbearers were Kevin Foster, Matt Busby, Kent Brummett, Greg Brummett, Paul Hill and Joe Howard Hill.  Honorary pallbearers were deacons of First Baptist Church of Alba.  Mr. Henley died September 11 in a Quitman nursing home.  He was born July 26, 1920, in Alba to the late Neal and Cordia Mae Eades Henley and lived most of his life in Alba. He was an equipment operator in the construction business and a member and deacon of First Baptist Church of Alba, Woodmen of the World, and Alba Lions Club.  Survivors include his wife of 65 years, Marie Brummett Henley of Alba; daughter, Margaret Anne Foster of Emory; and two grandchildren.