NEW MARKET, Ala. – Jeanne Hand Henry, 92, died Saturday, March 22, 2014, in Huntsville, Ala. She was born Dec. 2, 1921, the daughter of Preston James Hand and Beulah Cross Hand. She was widely recognized as a noteworthy historian and Certified Genealogist.
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She was preceded in death by her husband, Jesse Grice Henry (Col. USAF, Ret.), and son, John Wallace Henry.
She is survived by her son, James Victor Henry of New Market, Ala.; a sister, Gwen Hand Gollotte of Biloxi; and several nieces and nephews.
A graveside service will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, March 27, in the Henry family section of the Pontotoc City Cemetery in Pontotoc with Dr. Robby White officiating. Browning Funeral Home in Pontotoc is in charge of the local arrangements.
Published in Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal on Mar. 26, 2014