April 8, 2021
STARKVILLE – Sharon Dexter Henson, 76, died March 29, 2021.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Friday, at Meadowview Baptist Church. A private graveside service will be held at Self Creek Baptist Church Cemetery. Visitation will be one hour prior to services. Welch Funeral Home of Starkville is in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Henson was born Aug. 4, 1944, in Detroit, Michigan, to the late Rev. Douglas Dexter and Florene Bell Dexter. She was a graduate of Falkville High School, the University of West Alabama Nursing School and The University of Alabama at Birmingham. She was formerly employed with Rush Health Systems and Rush Medical Group Clinic. She was a member of Valleyview Baptist Church.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her siblings, Gaile Brown and Betty Pickens.
She is survived by her children, Rodney Henson of York, Alabama and Shannon Henson Morris of Prosper, Texas; sister, Joyce Woodard of Anniston, Alabama; three grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.