Obituary: Louanna Jenina Henderson


Louanna “Jenina” (Farris) Henderson of Mountain View, AR passed away Dec. 24, 2020, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home, AR.

Jenina was born May 25, 1937, to Ulis Farris and Flossie (Martin) Farris in Timbo, AR.

Jenina was a wife to Doc for 60 years and a great mother to her four sons. She loved spending time with her five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Jenina was a homemaker who could always be found in the kitchen. She loved gospel music, trips to Branson, and watching Jimmy Swaggart. We will miss her infectious laugh, giving heart, and her ability to seek out sweets. Jenina was quick to lend an ear to those in need or just to chat. She was a member of the First Assembly of God church in Mountain View for over 40 years and was always faithful and dedicated to the dome church.

Jenina is survived by her four sons, Tim (Jami) Henderson, Mountain Home, AR, Gary (Donata) Henderson, Louisburg, KS, Kevin (Dana) Henderson, Mountain Home, AR, Scott (Michelle) Henderson, Overland Park, KS; as well as five grandchildren, Jessica (Lane Town), Cheyenne, Austin, Delaney & Easton all of Louisburg, KS and two great-grandchildren, Liam & Layton; Brother Fay (Bud) Farris, a host of nieces, nephews, extended family, and friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband Ernest ” Doc” Henderson, her parents, Ulis Farris and Flossie (Martin) Farris, two brothers, Lonnie Farris, Conward Farris, and one sister Mae (Farris) Wallace. Visitation took place on Monday, Dec. 28, 2020, from 12:00-2:00 p.m. at First Assembly of God Church (Dome) in Mountain View, Arkansas.

Funeral services will follow visitation at 2:00 p.m. at the First Assembly of God Church (Dome) with Rev. Bobby Ragan and Pastor Jerry Meadows officiating.

Interment will follow the funeral service at Levisy Flat Cemetery in Mountain View, AR.
Pallbearers are Larry Poling, Stacy Buchanan, Lance Buchanan, Mike Poling, Terry Poling, and Jimmy Jo Masters. Honorary Pallbearers are John Powell, RD Hopper, John Henderson, Rick Wilkins, Steve Hall, and Lane Town.

Arrangements by Roller Crouch Funeral Home in Mountain View, Arkansas.

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