Elizabeth Joy Henry 69

Published 4:30 pm Tuesday, November 16, 2010

NOVEMBER 16 – Elizabeth Joy Henry, of Farmville, died of cancer at the Johnston Willis Hospital in Richmond on Monday, November 15, 2010. She was born March 29, 1941 in Tarrytown, N.Y. to the late Elizabeth Joy and Barham R. Gary and lived many years in the Annapolis, MD area.

Mrs. Henry was an avid crafter and participated in many local craft shows. Additionally, she was a member of Beta Sigma Phi Sorority and attended many conventions in the east coast of the country. Her family and many friends will miss her smiling face and always uplifting attitude.

She is survived by her husband, Bruce Henry; daughter, Sandee L. Draper and husband, Ray; grandchildren, Jessica L. and R.J. Draper all of Farmville; sister-in-law, Bonnie Henry of Surfside Beach, SC and numerous cousins, nieces and grand-nephew, Donnie Dodson.

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A memorial service will be held Saturday, November 20, at 2 p.m. at the chapel of Puckett Funeral Home. Family will receive friends on Saturday from 1-2 p.m. at the funeral home just before the service. Memorial contributions may be made to your favorite charity.

Puckett Funeral Home, Farmville, is in charge of arrangements.