Mrs. Emma received a public education in addition to assistance from educator (Retired) Frances Kate Haynesworth.
Mrs. Emma was employed at Pee Dee Mental Health until her retirement. Additionally, she was a caregiver for the Wilcox family.
Mrs. Emma confessed Jesus Christ as her Lord and Savior at an early age. She was a faithful member of Mount Sinai Holiness Church in which she served in the following auxiliaries of Sunday Preschool Teacher, Usher, Missionary, Pastor’s Aide, Gospel and Senior Choir member.
Mrs. Emma was joined in holy matrimony to the late Ivory Henry, Sr. To this union they were blessed with six children.
Mrs. Emma was preceded in death by her mother, Christine Lowery; father, Toby Lowery; husband, Ivory Henry, Sr.; two children, Bishop Christopher R. (Elizabeth) Henry and JoAnne Green; a grandchild, Ivory Henry, III; a great-grandson, Cameron Montgomery; and three siblings, Hattie Cade, Marion Bines, and Moses Lowery.
Mrs. Emma Elizabeth Henry leaves to cherish loving memories: her children, Stanley Henry, Cherry Gail (Elijah) Tindal, Teresa (Yul) Harley, Ivory (Shirley Ann) Henry, Jr., and Alice Flemming (loved as a daughter), three special children raised like her own, Lila, Lynn, and Whit Wilcox; special nephew, James Cade of Florence, South Carolina; nineteen grandchildren to include Demosio Douglas, Tony Felder, Mario Williams, Tyrone Felder, Kimber Felder, Fonya Charles, Tianeka Henry-Croker, Kimberly Michelle Felder, JaWanna Henry, Ashley Ervin, Krystal Tindal, Shanavor Montgomery, KayLa Tindal, LaTonya Henry, Rachelle Henry, Grayson Harley, Chanel Henry, Brandilyn “Bri” Wright, and Terrelle Harley; a sister, Dorothy George of Florence, South Carolina; a sister-in-law Cora Lee Henry of Florence, South Carolina; one son-in-law, Anthony Green of Florence, South Carolina; forty-eight great-grandchildren; three great-greatgrandchildren; and a host of special grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.
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