Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Hendersons in:
 • Woodlawn Cemetery
 • Detroit
 • Wayne County
 • Michigan
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Billy Henderson
Birth: Aug. 9, 1939
Marion County
Indiana, USA
Death: Feb. 2, 2007
Daytona Beach
Volusia County
Florida, USA

Soul Singer. He was lead singer and co-founder of the Detroit vocal group, "The Spinners". They were considered the greatest soul group of the 1970s, with a string of Top 20 hits that included "It's A Shame," "I'll Be Around," "Could It Be I'm Falling in Love," "Then Came You" and "The Rubberband Man." They were nominated for six Grammy Awards and became the second black musical group to get a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. They are also members of the Vocal Group Hall of Fame. He continued to perform with group until 2004, when he left for business reasons. At the time of his death from diabetes, he was working on a new group "Spinners Part Too". (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
Woodlawn Cemetery
Wayne County
Michigan, USA
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
Record added: Feb 03, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 17797571
Billy Henderson
Added by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
Billy Henderson
Cemetery Photo
Added by: D. Gould Hall
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

9 years
- Nancy Forrest
 Added: Feb. 3, 2016

- Martha
 Added: Feb. 2, 2016

- Steve
 Added: Feb. 2, 2016
There are 242 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
Do you have a photo to add? Click here
How famous was this person?
Current ranking for this person: (4.1 after 76 votes)

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service