Billy Gene Henry, 56, of Washburn, passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2011. He was born on Sept. 21, 1955, in Monett, son of Ronald G. and Lena Fay (Smith) Henry. He was a graduate of Southwest High School and had received two associates degrees from Crowder College.
Survivors include: two sons, Chris Henry, and his wife, Lacreshia, of Rolla, and Jeff Henry, of Springfield; six grandchildren; one brother, Daniel Henry, and his wife, Melinee, of Washburn; and three sisters, Janis Hinde, and her husband, Jerry, of Washburn, Bobbie Townsend, of Pineville, and Rebecca "Becky" Street, and her husband, Ron, of White House, Tenn.
A memorial gathering was held on Saturday at the White Funeral Home in Cassville. Cremation and memorial arrangements were under the direction of White Funeral Home and Crematory, Cassville.