Frances Henderson

Obituary of Frances Henderson

Frances Henderson, age 84 of Alva, Florida passed away at her home on May 8, 2024. Frances was born on December 17, 1939, in Bonita Springs, Florida to the late Henry Francis and Willa Mae Hollingsworth Howard. Frances married Lewis Irvin Henderson, and he preceded her in death on October 2, 1987. Frances worked for over 25 years for the state of Florida, most enjoyable with Lutheran Services. Frances loved her family, friends and enjoyed spending all the time with them that she could. Frances was an avid gardener and loved her orchids. Frances leaves fond memories with her loving sister; Janie Hudson, her loving and caring children; Sonya Cornett and her Significant other Perry Sapp, Russ Henderson and his wife Donna, Frances also leaves fond memories with her adorable grandchildren; Keven Lee Henderson, Trena Moore and her husband Thomas, Robert Justin Platt, Hydee Howard and her husband Ryan and Tyler Cornett and his wife Liza, Frances will forever be remembered by her great grandchildren; Tildon lee Cornett, Layton Cornett, and Ryatt Howard. Frances leaves special memories with her nephews, Curtis Bentley, Walter Hudson and wife Renee, Allen Howard and his wife Jodie, David Howard and his wife Sandy. Celebration of Frances’ life will held at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, May 13, 2024 at Akin-Davis Funeral Home – Fort Myers, where a visitation will be held one hour before the celebration. Pastor Van Weeks will be presiding the celebration and Donnie Fewell will be the eulogist. Frances will be laid to rest in Fort Denaud Cemetery with her husband and son. Frances was also preceded in death by her father; Henry Francis Howard, Willa Mae Howard, brother; Walter Allen Howard, son’ Irvin lee Henderson on October 2, 1987, and her son-in-law; Robert Lee Platt. Frances loved the color blue – so to remember her on the day of her celebration, the family would like everyone to wear shades of blue. Akin-Davis Funeral Home – LaBelle is entrusted with the celebration of Frances Henderson.
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Monday
13
May

Gathering of Family and Friends

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Monday, May 13, 2024
Akin-Davis Funeral Home - Fort Myers
13932 Palm Beach Blvd.
Fort Myers, Florida, United States
Monday
13
May

Celebration of Life

1:00 pm
Monday, May 13, 2024
Akin-Davis Funeral Home - Fort Myers
13932 Palm Beach Blvd.
Fort Myers, Florida, United States

Committal Service

Fort Denaud Cemetery
1170 Cemetery Road
LaBelle, Florida, United States
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