Patty Lou Henderson 72 of Zanesville passed away on Tuesday December 14, 2010 at her residence. She was born on December 9, 1938 in Renrock, Ohio to the late Owen and Mary Susan Graham Reed. She held a BS in Education from the Ohio University. She taught at the Mt.Airy School in McConnelsville and then taught in Zanesville at Monroe, Lincoln, Garfield, and Westview Schools. She formerly attended the Maranatha Bible Church, was a member of the Ohio Retired Teachers Association, and the Muskingum County Retired Teachers Association. She enjoyed reading, knitting and loved her family especially her grandchildren.
She is survived by her loving husband Hiram Edward Henderson of Zanesville, a son Steven (Celinda) Henderson of Dublin, and a daughter Stephanie (Brent) Mental of Weston, FL. Brothers, Boyd (Wilmadean) Reed of Cumberland and Cecil (Ann) Reed of Malta, a sister, Sara Wallar of Zanesville. Three grandchildren, Susan Henderson, Daniel Melgar and Maximus Mental.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by three brothers Edsel, Emil, and Kermit Reed.
Calling hours will be held on Friday December 17, 2010 from 2 – 4 and 6 – 8 PM at THE SNOUFFER FUNERAL HOME 1150 W. MILITARY ROAD ZANESVILLE, OH. Funeral Services will be at 11:00 AM on Saturday December 18, 2010 in the Snouffer Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Dale McCallister officiating. Burial will follow in the Ark Springs Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers the family suggests contributions to Genesis Hospice 713 Forest Ave. Zanesville, Ohio 43701 or to the church of your choice.
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