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Carl E. Henry


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Carl E. Henry Obituary
Carl E. Henry October 24, 1924 - February 8, 2013 Carl E. Henry 88, of Bakersfield, passed away on February 8, 2013 in Bakersfield, California. Graveside service will be held at Greenlawn Southwest Cemetery, 2739 Panama Lane on Thursday, February 14 at 1:00 PM with Pastor Rick Prevost of Fellowship Baptist Church officiating. Carl was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather. He was born in Latimer County, Walls, Oklahoma to Jack and Bertha Henry on October 24, 1924. He graduated from Red Oak High School in 1941. He went on to earn a degree in Petroleum Engineering. He worked 38 years for Chevron, retiring in 1985 as a Senior Foreman. Carl is preceded in death by his wife of 58 years, Sharleen; his parents Jack and Bertha; and his brothers Vernon, JB, Dave and Herman; brother-in-law, Lonnie McCabe and sister-in-law Peggy Henry. Carl is survived by his daughter Carol Brott (Greg); son Karl Henry (Teri); grandchildren, Kari Henry, Stephanie Peters (Chad), Kevin Henry (Veronica), Rebecca Fox (Brian); great grandchildren, Josh Steinke, Kaleb and Seth Henry, Cohen Peters, Ezra and Ethan Fox; and his sister, Velma McCabe; his brother Waymon Henry; sister-in-laws, Dorothy Henry and Shirley Henry; and numerous nieces and nephews. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to a . The family wishes to extend their gratitude to the 3rd Floor ICU at Memorial Hospital. www.bakersfield.com/obits
Published in Bakersfield Californian on Feb. 12, 2013
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