Eric Ray Henderson Eric Ray Henderson, 59, of Waynesboro, died in his home surrounded by his family on Tuesday, May 21, 2013, at 6:15 a.m. Eric was born on June 3, 1953, in Waynesboro and was a son of the late Charles and Clara Henderson. Eric was a long time member of the Shenandoah Valley Hog Chapter and most recently with the Valley Riders. He was also a veteran of the United States Army, serving for seven years. He worked as a truck driver for 20 years and was a mechanic for Team Tires for 10 years. He is survived by his wife of 30 years, Patsy Henderson. In addition to his wife, Mr. Henderson is survived by a daughter, Victoria Via and her fiancee, Jamie Phillips, of Waynesboro; a son, Eric Ray Henderson and wife, Jen, of Staunton; step daughters, Kim and Robbie Southall of Mt. Sidney, Valerie and Mark Simmons of Waynesboro; stepson James Bud Falls of South Carolina; eleven grandchildren; two sisters, Phyllis and Richard Duff and Christine and Aruther Fasig of Waynesboro; special nephew, Tommie and Alicia O'Keefe of Waynesboro; sister-in-law, Norma and Robbie Fisher and their son, TC, and Savannah Fisher of Sherando. Eric has touched more lives than could ever be mentioned and he will be greatly missed by all. The family will receive friends 6 until 8 p.m. Thursday, May 23, 2013, at the Waynesboro Chapel of Reynolds Hamrick Funeral. A celebration of life will be held 1 p.m. Saturday, May 25, 2013, beginning in the parking lot of the Waynesboro Chapel of Reynolds Hamrick Funeral Home. A procession led by motorcycles will travel to Stuarts Draft Mennonite Church Cemetery, where the service will be conducted by the Reverend Randy Blankenship. Those wishing may share a memory or an online condolence by visiting www.reynoldshamrickfuneralhomes.com Arrangements entrusted to the Waynesboro Chapel of Reynolds Hamrick Funeral Homes.
This obituary was originally published in the News Virginian.