Mary Z. Henry, 82, of Stillmore passed away Tuesday, August 24, 2021 in Lyons. She was born to the late Walter and Louella Corley in Graymont (now Twin City), GA. She was married to the late Wilbert Henry.
Mary was a member of Sanctuary Church of the Living God in Stillmore. There she served as a loyal and faithful deaconess until her health failed.
Mary was preceded in death by seven siblings and one son, Bobby Henry.
She leaves to cherish fond memories: her children, Jennifer (Jerry) Lanier of Stillmore, Barry (Burnetia) Henry of Vidalia, Kathy (Gilbert) Robinson of Macon, Karen Whitehead and Bobby (Alisha) Henry of Lyons, Angelita Pendergraph-Rivera of Atlanta, Wilbert, Jr. (Gloria) Henry of St. Petersburg, FL and Janice (Lamar) Cheatem of Donaldsonville; and daughter-in law, Anne Henry of Dothan, AL; two sisters: Bernease Raymond of Sumter, SC and Betty Martin of Miami, FL; one brother: Freddie Lee Corley of Miami, FL; nineteen grandchildren and fourteen great-grandchildren, other relatives and friends.
A graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m., on Tuesday, August 31, 2021 at the Mt. Gilead Cemetery in Emanuel County.
Viewing will be Monday, August 30, 2021 between the hours of 1:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. at Whitaker Funeral Home.
Whitaker Funeral Home of Metter in charge of arrangements.