Alva Gene Henley, 85 of Star City died Wednesday at Gardner Nursing Center in Star City. She was born April 16, 1927 in Lincoln County to the late Lee and Lillian Johnson Womack. She was a member of First Freewill Baptist Church and was a homemaker.
Also preceding her in death was her husband; Howard Henley, brother; Wilbur Lee Womack and two sisters; Annie Manning and Bonnie Womack.
Survivors include: one son, Donald Henley (Barbara) of Star City, one sister; Mildred Aureli of Memphis, Tenn.; three grandchildren and nine great grandchildren.
Funeral Services are 10:00 a.m. Friday at Griffin Funeral Chapel in Star City. Bro. Dwayne Roper and Bro. Tim Forman will officiate.
Visitation is 6-8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Burial at Holly Springs Cemetery.
Pallbearers are Charles Carr, Aaron Burns, Van Nichols, Wayne Jordan, Elbert Owen and Elwin Ollar.
Arrangements by Griffin Funeral Service in Star City. Online guestbook at www.griffinfunerlservice.net