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Celebration of Life of Our Beloved Joseph Henry Jr.
Earth’s Gift: August 6, 1951
Heaven’s Rest: April 13, 2021
On the morning of April 13, 2021 Joseph Henry Jr. transitioned from mortality to immortality and into peaceful rest at the age of 69.
Services will be held Saturday, Apr. 24, 2021 at Universal Church of the Living God 690 Irma St, Beaumont, TX. Visitation will begin at 10AM until Funeral at 11AM. Interment will be in Anthony Cemetery Beaumont, TX.
Joseph Henry Jr. was born on August 6, 1951 in Beaumont, TX to Joseph and Elouise Henry.
He accepted Jesus Christ at an early age and attended Jones Chapel COGIC under the leadership of the late Pastor Alex Jones. He later joined Universal Church of the Living God In Christ. He attended elementary school in Beaumont and later moved to Houston at the age of 11 with his mother and sister. He attended Ryan Middle and Jack Yates High Schools. He united in Holy matrimony to his beautiful wife Carol Thomas Henry on September 26, 1986. They had 2 children together. Joseph Henry will greatly be missed by everyone who knew him. He never met a stranger but always made himself acquainted no matter what. He was a real jokester and loved to make others laugh. He was a true smooth talker, master domino player, and a spades king. His opponents always walked away saying, what manner of player is this? He loved his sister Pat’s cooking. He thought she was the best cook in the world.
Joseph Henry Jr was preceded in death by his parents Joseph and Elouise Henry. grandfathers Willie Henry and Thomas Mouton; grandmothers Dora Henry and Elouise Mouton; Aunt Lela Wilson; sister Joe Ann Parker.
The memories of his life will be cherished by his wife Carol Henry, children: Gary, Thaddiaus, Marcus, and Shatora; sibling: Patricia Henry; twelve grandchildren, and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and other relatives and friends.
He enjoyed spending quality time with his family and hanging out with his friends.