|Birth: ||Dec. 8, 1930|
|Death: ||Dec. 13, 2012|
St. George, Utah – Becky Henson Atchison, 82, passed away the morning of Thursday, December 13, 2012. She was born in Russellville, Arkansas on December 8, 1930 to Jefferson Larkin and Roxie Bertie Daily Henson.
She grew up in Arkansas and moved to Van Nuys, California at the age of 17. She worked in the restaurant industry as a waitress. During the 30 years (1957-1987) she worked at Monty's Steak House in Encino, CA, she met many celebrities and notables. She also worked 14 years (1987-2001) in charge of residential services for Hillview Mental Health Center in Pacoima, CA. She was a very caring and generous person. She spent several years caring for her mother, and was a mentor and help to many of her nieces and nephews, extended family and friends. In 2001, she relocated to St. George, UT and enjoyed many new friendships. Becky has a strong belief and love for God, and enjoyed almost daily bible study.
She is survived by her siblings, James Brown of Dover, AR; Irene Stanworth of St. George, UT; Paul (Geri) Henson of Birchwood, TN; Doris (Robert) Bame of Simi Valley, CA; Sally Custer of Tarzana, CA, and many nieces and nephews, extended family and friends she cherished very much.
She is preceded in death by her parents, brothers; Kenneth Allen Oswalt, Robert Newton Oswalt, L.J. Henson, and J D Henson; sisters, Roxie Henson Hudson and Walsie Henson Price.
Viewing will be Monday, December 17, 2012 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. in the Spilsbury Mortuary, 110 S. Bluff St., St. George, UT. Funeral services, under the direction of the Rev. Gary Joe Pack, will be Wednesday, December 19, 2012 at 12:00 p.m. in the Good Shepherd Church of God of Prophecy, 6700 Santa Susana Pass Rd, Simi Valley, CA.
Interment will be in the Simi Valley Public Cemetery, 1461 Thompson Ln, Simi Valley, CA
Jefferson Larkin Henson (1886 - 1934)
Roxie Bertie Daily (1908 - 1997)
Walsie Henson Price (1917 - 1984)**
L.J. Henson (1922 - 1959)**
J. D. Henson (1925 - 2011)**
Irene Opal Henson Stanworth (1928 - 2013)*
Becky Henson Atchison (1930 - 2012)
Robert Newton Oswalt (1941 - 1970)**
Simi Valley Public Cemetery
Created by: Ross Woolsey
Record added: Dec 14, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 102176990
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