Obituary of Cheryl Henderson
Cheryl Henderson joined her Heavenly Father on November 6, 2023. Cheryl was born to Roy Louis Curry Sr. (deceased) and Sharon Brooks Curry on July 24, 1968, in Clewiston, Florida. After graduating from LaBelle High School, Cheryl went on to work at C & S Bank and the Department of Corrections, prior to moving to Lake Placid, FL in 1998. In Lake Placid, Cheryl worked for Archbold Biological Station and for the past 15 years, she has worked for Lykes Brothers Inc. , most recently as HR Coordinator. When she began working at Lykes, her son was excited as he thought they would be getting free ham.
Cheryl is survived by the love of her life, her husband of 32 years, Scott Henderson, her son Thomas Clint Henderson, her mother Sharon, brother Roy L. Curry Jr., father-in-law and mother-in-law Eddie & Sherry Henderson, brother-in-law Travis (Cristy) Henderson, nieces Ashley (Matthew) Howard, Hannah (Xzavior) Davis and nephew, Wyatt Henderson, great nieces Aubrey & Matty May Howard and Alanah & Mazie Davis.
Cheryl out lived the Moffit Doctor’s expectations, who only gave her 9 months to live in November of 2020, she showed them not to discount her! A special thanks to Dr. Robert Martin II and all of his staff in Louisville, Kentucky for all that they have done to support Cheryl over the past 3 years and to the staff at Good Shepherd Hospice, The Bud and Donna Somers Hospice House in Sebring, Florida.
A Celebration of Life will be held at Akin-Davis Funeral Home, 560 E. Hickpochee Ave. LaBelle FL 33935 on Monday, November 27, 2023 from 9:00 AM until 9:30 AM, with a memorial service in the the funeral home at 9:30 AM. Meeting at Fort Denaud Cemetery for a graveside service at 11:00 AM.
In Cheryl’s ever feisty spirit, she wanted everyone to know, “Don’t be sad, I had a good run. Y’all better be nice, or I’ll come back to haunt you! Suck it up Buttercup!”
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Good Shepherd Hospice - Bud & Donna Somers Hospice House, Sebring, Florida.To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Cheryl Henderson, please visit Tribute Store