Rockdale,TX Class of 1965
Barton Dale Henry
February 12, 2013
(April 7, 1947 - February 12, 2013)
Services for Dale Henry, 65 of Rockdale will be 11:00 AM Saturday February 16, 2013 in the Rockdale Christian Church. Burial in the Forest Grove Cemetery in Forest Grove, Texas. Pastor Harry Stevenson will officiate.
Visitation; 6PM to 8PM Friday, February 15, 2013 at the funeral home.
Dale Henry was born April 7, 1947 in Cameron to Milford B. and Dorris (Spence) Henry. He was raised in Rockdale where he was a 1965 graduate of Rockdale High School and a member of the school band. He attended three years at Texas Christian University and was a member of the college band. He lived a number of years in Ft. Worth, then moved to Austin, Morgans Point, Carmine then back to Rockdale. He was a member of Rockdale Christian Church, served there as an Elder, was on the Chairman of the Board and an adult Sunday school teacher.
After college, he was the Building Manager at Ft. Worth National Bank. In Austin, he owned a carpet business and then was manager for a commercial insulation business in Brenham. He was a big sports fan, a loyal Rangers fan, he kept all of their stats, a big TCU football fan and loved his church and family.
Dale passed away Tuesday, February 12, 2013 in the Bayshore Hospital in Pasadena. He was preceded in death by his father, Milford Henry on November 10, 2010.
Surviving; His mother, Dorris Henry of Rockdale. His two daughters, Heather Lynne Henry Paschal and husband Brad of La Porte and Carla Deanne Henry of Missouri City. Three grandchildren, Morgan Dale Williams, Jonathan Keith Henry and Caitlynne Elise Henry. A sister, Darla Sue McMillan and husband John of Rockdale. Six nieces and nephews, Bettina Rhea Sheppard Brondo, Kim Marie McMillan Thompson, Monica Joy Sheppard Garner, Laura Sue McMillan Prince, Dorris Jean McMillan Hill and Hannah Grace McMillan Skala.
Memorials may be made to Rockdale Christian Church Scholarship Fund, 1406 Sager, Rockdale, Texas 76567 or to Rockdale High School Class of 1965 (military scholarship fund) c/o Jerry Caywood, 215 Piney Ridge Drive, Bastrop, Texas 78602.
Barton Henry passed away this morning (Wed, 11/10/2010) at home in Rockdale. He had been in failing health for three months. He was 86 years, 5 months old. The funeral services will be held at Rockdale Christian Church at 10:00 a.m. Saturday. Visitation will be Friday evening from 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm at Phillips and Luckey.