Ronald Elwood Henson, age 63, of Wellston, Ohio entered into the loving arms of his Savior on Tuesday, July 12th, 2016. Ron was a friend to many and a stranger to none!
His heart was a golden treasure. His funny, peaceful nature was contagious. He was a selfless man that lived every day to serve others. He was born September 10th, 1952 to the late Elmer and Viola Henson of Jackson, Ohio.
He is survived by his loving wife of 25 years, Sandra K. Henson of Wellston, OH; a sister and brother-in-law, Lauretha and Rudolph Spaulding of Thurmond, NC; three brothers and sisters-in-law: Jack and Joy Henson of Manning, SC, David and Rose Henson of Circleville, OH, and Beldon and Mary Henson of Piketon, OH; his children and their spouses: Rhonda Fox (Lynn Ramey) of Wellston, OH, Christiane and Pete Barr of Pinnacle, NC, Charity Henson of Jackson, OH, Trudie and Rick Brown of Jackson, OH, Robert and Shannon Brady of Jackson, OH, Melissa and Tom Goheen of Wellston, OH, Richard Jones Jr. of Wellston, OH, and Angie and Jason Kerr of Coalton, OH; thirteen grandchildren: Tiffany Sewell, Felicia Brady, Robert Brady III, Jon Ferris, Josh Ferris, Justin Brown, Ryan (Brandi) Baisden, Tonya Baisden, Nathan Baisden, Ashley Baisden, Crystal Jones, Dakota Duhl, and Dalton Henson; seventeen great-grandchildren; numerous nieces, nephews, and friends that he loved dearly; and special friend, Paul Green.
Calling hours will be held on Thursday, July 14th, 2016 from 2-4pm and 5-8pm at the Lewis & Gillum Funeral Home of Jackson. Funeral services will be held on Friday, July 15th, 2016 at 11am at the funeral home under the direction of Rev. David Henson and Rev. Ron Chapman. Burial will follow at Salem Cemetery. Online condolences may be sent to www.lewisgillumfuneralhomes.com