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Izena Marshall Henderson
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Birth: May 30, 1949
Lake Providence
East Carroll Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: Sep. 16, 2009
Lake Providence
East Carroll Parish
Louisiana, USA

IZENA'S LIFE AND LEGACY

For we know that if our earthly house of this tabernacle were dissolved, we have a building of God, an house made with hands, eternal in the heaven. 1 Corinthians 5:1

A TIME TO BE BORN

Izena M. Henderson was born to the late Oliver L. Marshall, Sr. and Ethel Mae Foley on May 30, 1949
in Lake Providence, LA.

A TIME FOR SALVATION

She accepted Jesus Christ as her personal Savior in 1961 and united with the Mt. Zion M.B. Church, under the pastorate of the late Reverend C.R. Redden.

A TIME TO LOVE

She was united in holy matrimony to the late Deacon Dan Henderson on September 19, 1972.

A TIME TO WORK

She was a 1967 graduate of G.W. Griffin High School, and wore many hats while working on various jobs including:caring for the elderly, teachers' aide, nurse assistant, housekeeping and etc.

A TIME TO DIE

During the early morning hours, around 5:45 a.m. Wednesday, September 16, 2009, God called her home.

CHERISHING HER MEMORIES

Adopted Family: The Murray's
Extended Family: Mt. Zion Members
Mother: Ethel Mae Foley
Mama: Consewilla Mayfield Reed
Other Mother: Jessie Louise Cooper
Sons: Kerrington V. Marshall(Gwen)
Joey Marshall(LaSharon)
Dominic Henderson
Martin Henderson(Jenny)
Roger Henderson
Alonzelee Henderson(Ida)
Other Children: Percy and Linda Threats
Brothers: Walter Foley(Eddie Mae)
Leartrice Hawkins(Vernie)
Lyndon Marshall(Julie)
Oliver Marshall, Jr.(Alice)
Bishop C.H. Murray(Eletha)
Sisters: Rosie Armstrong(Solomon)
Cedonia Bland
Rosie Brown
Gail Henderson Felton
Alice Foley
Veola Haley(Wesley)
Eunice Hawkins
Mayola Marshall
Tina Palmer
Tangie Marshall Lewis(Frank)
Vera Porter
Vanessa Foley Whitty(Willie)
Geneva Williams
Uncles: George Marshall(Elizabeth)
MacArthur Marshall(Mary)
Aunts: Brenda Marshall Miller(Larry)
Jackie Marshall
Pearl Marshall
Special Nephews: Erwin Foley
Kewan Foley
Godchildren: Arthur Christopher Brown
Dana Carter
Everett Halley
Cidney Harvey
Willie Hopkins
Zachairria Powell and Siblings
Seven grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.


SORRY I HAD TO LEAVE YOU

Sorry I had to leave in a sudden kind of way
but I had a friend to say, He needed me today.
I didn't have time to call or even say Good-bye
because this friend of mine, was in a hurry
so, I did not even try.
I knew you would understand
cause that's the way you are.
Don't wait up, and please don't cry
besides, did you hear me say "Good-bye"?

I WILL ALWAYS BE WITH YOU-TO MY FAMILY AND FRIENDS

The day has come to say goodbye, Hold your head up, try not to cry. I am not gone for good, You will see me again. I have gone home to my Father where my life just began. Don't ever think the Lord is being unfair, He tried to make everyone aware. When I was born into this world, I was not your own, my life with you was only a loan. I have graduated from earth with the highest degree. I majored in life and death, now I am free. Accept my last certificate with honor, and be proud of me. Always remember, this was meant to be. I love all of you, and I know you love me, I will always be with you spiritually. You have been there for me, now I must travel alone, I will be waiting to greet you, when it's your time to come home. "IZENA"


FAREWELL TO MY FAMILY

Mae, My Mother: God doesn't put any more on you than you can bear, so he is with you and I know that he cares.

Conswella, My Mama: Don't cry for me, please be strong, you'll be sad for just a little while, but not for very long.

Jessie Cooper, My Other Mom: I want you to make preparations every day, then you will be ready to come my way.

Joey, My Son: Wipe away all of your tears, because God has really blessed me and gave me a lot of years.

Dominic and Kerry, My Sons: I've grown very tired, and I really need my rest, you already know that God only wants the best.

Pastor, My Brother: May you forever know, that my love is always with you, wherever you may go.

Erwin and Kewan, My Special Boys: I know that this is hard for you, but PLEASE put God first in all that you do.

Alice, Annette, Gail, Mayola, Tangie & Vera My Sisters:Just look upon me with a smile, and thank God that I was with you for just a little while.

Cedonia, Eunice, Geneva, Rose, Rosie, Tina & Veola, My Other Sisters: Please don't sit there and cry for me, for I am resting in Peace, can't you see?

Leartrice, Lyndon, Oliver, Jr.,Toney and Walter, My Brothers: Brothers you will always be, because you meant the whole wide world to me.

To My Grandchildren, Great-Grandchildren, and Godchildren: Go on and cry if you must, just please remember one thing, "IN GOD WE TRUST".

To My In-Laws, Uncles, Aunts, Nieces, Nephews, Cousins & Friends: I've already run my race, now I am ready to see my Savior's face.

I have left you in His hand, although some of you just might not understand. I am now safe in Heaven's care. My love is with you , though you don't see me there. Just remember my struggles, tears and pain, and above all, how I called on Jesus name. So keep the faith, as you press on, and one day we'll meet, somewhere around God's thorne. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Dan Henderson (1914 - 2002)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Way Way Cemetery
East Carroll Parish
Louisiana, USA
 
Created by: Alice Foley
Record added: Nov 24, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 101240061
Izena <i>Marshall</i> Henderson
Added by: Alice Foley
 
Izena <i>Marshall</i> Henderson
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Izena <i>Marshall</i> Henderson
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LOVE YOU AND MISS YOU SO MUCH,SORRY SO LATE,JUST THINKING,MERRY CHRISTMAS.YOUR SON ,JOEY
- JOEY MARSHALL
 Added: Dec. 27, 2015
HAPPY BIRTHDAY MOMMA I LOVE YOU AND MISS YOU
- JOEY MARSHALL
 Added: May. 30, 2015
HAPPY BIRTHDAY FROM YOUR FAMILY. WE LOVE YOU AND WE MISS YOU SO MUCH!
- Alice Foley
 Added: May. 30, 2015
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