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Cindy Henson

Cindy-HensonMrs. Cindy Henson, age 51, of Mena, Arkansas, passed away Monday, July 7, 2014 in Mena.

She was born May 2, 1963 in Fort Worth Texas, to the late Ray Witt Pruitt and the late Dorothy Baker Pruitt. She was married to Ronny Henson on September 1, 1990. Cindy made a happy home for she and Ronny and loved genealogy researching her family tree, as well as singing, reading, gardening and Bible study. Cindy had a heart for the Lord, attending the Mena First Assembly of God, where and assisted with the food bank every month; she also enjoyed teaching Sunday School and Children’s Church throughout her life. She had a gift of inspiration, making everyone feel loved and appreciated. She would send out emails, and bake cookies for visitors to the church and was effortless in keeping  in touch with friends and family. Her loving spirit will be dearly missed by all who knew her.

She is survived by husband Ronny Henson of Mena, Arkansas; son Matthew Patton of Cleburne, Texas; brothers Tom Brown, Chris Brown and David Brown, all of Fort Worth, Texas; sister Lisa Wood of Burleson, Texas; numerous nieces, nephews and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents Ray and Dorothy Pruitt.

Funeral services will be Friday, July 11, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. at the Mena First Assembly of God with Brother Ron Tilley officiating. Interment will follow in Nunley Cemetery under the direction of the Beasley-Wood Funeral Home. Visitation will be general.

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