Betty Rice Henson

Betty Rice Henson, 71, of Cashiers, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family, Tuesday April 30, 2019.

A native and lifelong resident of Cashiers, she was the daughter of the late Edd and Gracie Rice.

She was a member of Cashiers Baptist Church and she enjoyed spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren.

In addition to her parents she was also preceded in death by her husband, Charles Henson Sr., and her siblings, Junie, Buck, Ervin, Lloyd and Charlie.

She is survived by two daughters, Tina Krafft of Cashiers and Kristy (RJ) Ward of Oriental; two sons, Charles Henson Jr. of Cashiers and Brandon (Bridget) Henson of Cashiers; and seven grandchildren, Kimberly, Jennifer, Leigh, Zach, Samantha, Ethan and Chase.  Several nieces and nephews also survive. 

The funeral service was 3 p.m. Saturday, May 4 at Cashiers Baptist Church with the Rev. Johnny Norris and the Rev. Scotty Patrick officiating. The family received friends prior to the service from 1 until 3 p.m. at the church. Burial was in Norton Cemetery.

Crossroads Chronicle

Mailing Address:
PO Box 1040
94 U.S. Highway 64 West, Suite 1 (Shoppes on the Green)
Cashiers, NC 28717
Phone: 828-743-5101
Fax: 828-743-4173