News Death Notice

HENDERSON-BEASLEY, Carrie B. age 97, of Dayton, passed away Saturday, April 6, 2013 at Stone Springs Nursing Home, Vandalia, OH. Born December 24, 1915 in Mississippi and resided in Dayton for many years. She attended Dayton Schools. Carrie was a member of Phillips Temple CME Church and a member of P. Laurence Dunbar HS Alumni Club and Twentieth Century Grandmothers' Club. Preceded in death by her mother, Charlotte Rutledge; husbands, Ralph Leland Henderson and Robert Beasley; sons, Donald, Stephen and Whitney Henderson; grandson, Jonathan Henderson. She is survived by her sons, Fredrick McKnight and Anthony Henderson (Elois); grandchildren, Fredrina McKnight, Anthony Jackson, Jan (Tamiko), Jemal and Darryl Henderson, Toya Peyton-Henderson, Terrell Davis (Adamma), Diana Carol Henderson; a host of great and great-great grandchildren. Funeral service will be held 11 am Thursday, April 11, 2013 at Phillips Temple CME Church, 3620 Shiloh Springs Road. Pastor Sam Carter officiating. Interment Dayton National Cemetery. Visitation from 9 to 11 am. Family will receive friends from 10 to 11 am. Arrangements entrusted to the House of Wheat Funeral Home, Inc., 2107 N. Gettysburg Ave. Online condolences may be expressed at

Published in Dayton Daily News on Apr. 10, 2013