Adelaide Louise Henderson

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Mrs. Adelaide Louise Henderson peacefully made her eternal transition, at age 95 , on Tuesday January 17, 2017.

Born in the "Little Dublin" Section of Laney-Walker Historic District, Mrs. Henderson was lovingly reared by her maternal grandparents the late Mr. Fred Tutt and Mrs. Mary Ann Quarles Tutt, along her uncle, the late Mr. David Earl Tutt. Mrs. Henderson graduated from Immaculate Conception Academy and the first class of Luvenia's School of Beauty Culture, she opened Peerless Beauty Shop and Miss Georgia State Beautician in 1949. She was also a charter member of the CSRA Beauticians' League.Mrs. Henderson owned and operated Anderson's Grill for over twenty years. She was a member of Mt. Calvary Baptist Church.

She is survived by her brother, Mr. Ronald Sims of New York City, NY; daughters, Joyce G.D. Rhodes Law, Janice Henderson and Janet Henderson: sons, William McKinley "Kenny" Rhodes, Montie Earl Henderson.

The visitation and final viewing will be held at W.H. Mays Mortuary on Monday, January 23, 2017 from 5:30-7:30pm. Funeral procession will leave from the funeral home at 2:15 p.m. Graveside services will be held at 3pm in Mt. Olive Gardens Memorial Gardens, Rev. Dr. Clyde Hill, Sr. officiating.

In lieu of flowers, please consider a contribution to inaugurate the Pearson-Sims Memorial Scholarship at Augusta Technical College.

W.H. Mays Mortuary, 1221 James Brown Boulevard, Augusta, GA 30901. (706)722-6401.~~The Augusta Chronicle - January 22, 2017


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Published in The Augusta Chronicle on Jan. 21, 2017
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