Roger Dale Henderson

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Roger Dale Henderson, 68 of Slaton, died Dec. 26, 2018.

A Celebration of Life was Jan. 10, 2019 at Englunds Funeral Services in Slaton.

He was born on July 14, 1950, of Andrew Wayne and Nola Mae Henderson in Olton.

He graduated from Dimmitt High School in 1969 and went on to UT Arlington for one year before transferring to and graduating from West Texas State University with a BBA in 1973.

He met his future wife Vivian Ann Green on August 23, 1969 in Littlefield.

They were married on May 20, 1972, in Pep. They have two children Benjamin Roy Henderson born May 31, 1975, in Amarillo and Melissa Mamie Henderson born Sep, 3, 1980, in Hale Center.

The family moved to Slaton in 1982 where he worked at Citizen State Bank in Slaton and later worked for 34 years for the Federal Government in various agencies retiring in 2015 from the Small Business Administration.

He was a member of the Worldwide Church of God, Lubbock congregation. He was an active certified scuba diver, hunter and enjoyed travelling. He was actively involved in his grandsons’ activities attending football, stock shows, basketball, and golf games.

He was proceeded in death by his father Wayne Henderson and sister Cynthia Jane Carter.

He is survived by his wife of 46 years Vivian; son Benji and wife Misty of Farwell; daughter Melissa Henderson and Aaron Kinzie of Fort Davis; grandchildren Sterling, Kolter, Landry, Garrett Henderson, Lydia, Ruth and Gertrude; mother Nola Mae Henderson of Wichita Falls; mother-in-law Lydia Green of Pep and many brothers and sisters in law, nieces, nephews and friends too numerous to list.

In lieu of flowers please donate to your favorite charity in honor of Roger.

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