Hendricks County Flyer, Avon, IN

Celebrations

June 13, 2012

Henderson anniversary

Marvin and Deanna Henderson of Martinsville will mark their 50th wedding anniversary on June 16.

Mr. Henderson and the former Deanna Lewis were married June 16, 1962, by the Rev. Potter.

Mr. Henderson graduated from Martinsville High School in 1962. He worked several years for A.H. Stanley before joining Parker GMC as a mechanic and then as night shift supervisor. In 1976, he and his brother, George Henderson, purchased A.H. Stanley’s farm implement dealership and operated it as Henderson Implement Sales, Inc. until 1991. After selling the dealership, he worked 10 years as a driver for Sodrel.

He continues to buy and repair tractors, having an avid interest in the antique tractor business. He attends and speaks at conferences and was the guest speaker at the Prairie Gold Conference this past April. He also enjoys tractor pulling, fishing, farming, and camping.

Mrs. Henderson graduated from George Washington High School in 1966 and then took accounting courses at Ivy Tech. She first worked as a bookkeeper at Markey’s Ideal Pictures, then became a medical assistant at Avon Medical Clinic. In 1976, she became the office manager of Henderson Implement Sales, Inc. In 1986, she earned a brokerage license and became an operations supervisor for Unified Management Corporation. In 1995, she joined IUPUI as administrative secretary to the chair of oral biology and assistant to the director of graduate studies. She enjoys gardening and fishing.

While residing in Hazelwood, the Hendersons were members of Hazelwood Baptist Church where he served as a deacon, Sunday school superintendent, and director of Vacation Bible School and she served as Sunday school secretary, Awana leader, and music committee chairman. Mr. Henderson also designed and helped build the church’s activity building.

Upon moving to Clayton, the couple joined the First Baptist Church of Danville where he served as a deacon, sang in the choir, played softball, and designed and built the church’s softball diamond, and she served in the nursery, on the music committee, and as a Vacation Bible School leader.

The Hendersons are the parents of Catrina (Wayne) Stephenson of Martinsville, Cathy (Brian) Summerlot of Danville, Marvin Douglas Henderson Jr. (Terry) of Grand Junction, Mich., and Sherry (Eric) Thornton of Cincinnati, Ohio. They have 11 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.

The couple’s children are hosting a reception in their honor from 2 to 5 p.m. June 16 at the American Legion Post 230, 701 E. Morgan St., Martinsville.

1
Text Only
Celebrations
  • cel newby anniv.jpg Newby anniversary

    May 23, 2013 1 Photo

  • cel gibbs anniv.jpg Gibbs anniversary

    May 23, 2013 1 Photo

  • cel bonilla birth.jpg Bonilla birth

    Amanda and Martin Bonilla of Clayton are the parents of a son born at 3:45 a.m. March 9 at Hendricks Regional Health in Danville.

    May 23, 2013 1 Photo

  • cel munier anniv.jpg Meunier anniversary

    Raymond Leonard and Eleanor Marie (Bajt) Meunier of Brownsburg will soon celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary.

    April 23, 2013 1 Photo

  • cel sen sale 100th.jpg Rosemary Sale celebrates 100 years

    April 19, 2013 1 Photo

  • cele Harrold-Fields010.jpg Harrold-Fields engagement

    Karen Harrold of Avon and Christopher Fields of Fishers are planning a June 8 wedding in Plainfield.

    April 19, 2013 1 Photo

  • cel Kenny.JPG Kenny birth

    Norah Elizabeth Kenny was born April 1 at Huntsville Women’s Hospital in Huntsville, Ala. She weighed seven pounds, two ounces at birth and was 19 inches long.

    April 19, 2013 1 Photo

  • cel Smallwood-Matsko.JPG Matsko-Smallwood engagement

    Shannon Marie Matsko of St. Joseph, Mich., and J. Kyle Smallwood of Carmel are planning a May 18 wedding at Plainfield Christian Church.

    April 19, 2013 1 Photo

  • Reach-Mathieson wedding

    Elizabeth Reach of Conyers, Ga., and Eric Mathieson of Brownsburg were married March 16 at St. Pious X Catholic Church in Conyers with Father John Kieran officiating.

    April 19, 2013

  • Montana and Jared Hix wedding

    Montana Rose Wichman and Jared Denver Hix of Clayton were married Dec. 22, 2012, in Plainfield, with Father Glenn O’Connor of Saint Susanna Catholic Church officiating.

    March 8, 2013

House Ads
Hendricks County Marquee
Email News Sign Up
Facebook
Twitter Updates
Follow us on twitter
Poll

New poll question: Will you be attending this year’s Indianapolis 500?

Yes
No
Undecded
     View Results
AP Video
Raw: Royal Couple Visits Australia Mountains Raw: Pro-Russian Militants Killed on Base Captain of Sunken South Korean Ferry Apologizes Boston Bombing Survivors One Year Later Sister of Slain MIT Officer Reflects on Bombing Raw: Blast at Tennessee Ammunition Plant Kills 1 Hoax Bomb Raises Anxiety in Boston Egypt Clamps Down on Mosques to Control Message After Fukushima, Japan Eyes Solar Power New York Auto Show Highlights Latest in Car Tech Ex-California City Leader Gets 12 Year Sentence Disbanding Muslim Surveillance Draws Praise Hundreds Missing After South Korean Ferry Sinks Passengers Abuzz After Plane Hits Swarm of Bees Town, Victims Remember Texas Blast At Boston Marathon, a Chance to Finally Finish Are School Dress Codes Too Strict?
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide
Must Read