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Harold Kelley Henderson

March 2, 1949 ~ April 5, 2022 (age 73)

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Harold Kelley Henderson, 73, passed away on April 5, 2022. Harold was born March 2, 1949 in Fort Worth, Texas.

Visitation will be held, Tuesday, April 12th, 6 to 8 pm at Forest Ridge Memorial Park, North Richland Hills, Texas.

Funeral Service will be held, Wednesday, April 13th, 2pm at Forest Ridge Memorial Park, North Richland Hills, Texas.

Interment will be held, Wednesday, April 27th, 2:15pm at DFW National Cemetery, Dallas, Texas.

Harold Kelley Henderson was born on March 2, 1949 in Fort Worth, Texas to Otho Russell (OR) Henderson and Laura Kate Nichols. He had two older brothers, Wilmer Russell (Rusty) and Eddie Milton. He graduated RL Paschal High School in 1967.  From 1969-1970, Harold served our country honorably in the US Army, to include service In Vietnam. While serving, he earned the National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal, Army Commendation Medal, Bronze Star Medal, Good Conduct Medal and Air Medal. When Harold returned to Fort Worth, he began a long career as a journeyman carpenter.  

Everyone who knew Harold, knew that he loved his family very much. As a junior member of the family, he looked after his mother, father, and then later – his aunts. As a senior member of the family, he kept in contact with extended members of the family and was always happy to lend an ear or give advice.   He had a hearty laugh and a terrific sense of humor. He was a good friend to all who knew him.   He was an avid Dallas Cowboys and Texas Rangers fan. He enjoyed participating in church and cherished his many friends there.

Harold was preceded in death by his parents, Otho Russell (OR) Henderson and Laura Kate Nichols and his brother, Wilmer Russell Henderson. He is survived by his children, Debbie Diane Henderson, Sheri Lynn Henderson Hall, and Brian Kelley Henderson, and his grandchildren, Astrid Luna Alaniz, Tahlia Asheka Blair, Kayin Ayo Blair, Kamilah Kay Fagan, Tommy Thompson IV, and Laura Kate Thompson and his brother Eddie Milton Henderson, his sister-in-law Pat Henderson, and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Viewing, Tuesday, April 12, 2022 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm. Service, Wednesday, April 13, 2022 at 2:00pm at Forest Ridge Funeral Home-Memorial Park Chapel, 8525 Mid Cities Blvd, North Richland Hills, 76182. Interment, Wednesday, April 27, 2022 at 2:15pm at Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery, 2000 Mountain Creek Pkwy, Dallas, 75211.

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Services

Visitation
Tuesday
April 12, 2022

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Forest Ridge Memorial Park, North Richland Hills, Texas

Funeral Service
Wednesday
April 13, 2022

2:00 PM
Forest Ridge Memorial Park, North Richland Hills, Texas

Interment
Wednesday
April 27, 2022

2:15 PM
DFW National Cemetery, Dallas, Texas

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