ST. ANN - William O. Henderson Jr., 29, formerly of Charleston and Columbia, died Jan. 31, 2004, in Fairfax, Va.
Born Dec. 28, 1974, in Kansas City, Mo., to William O. Henderson of Columbia and the late Minnie Simpkins Henderson Thurmond, he was a 1994 graduate of Charleston High School and was employed by Sears Home Logistics Co. of Granite City, Ill.
In addition to his father he is survived by two daughters, Tenea Henderson of Columbia and Taninah M. Henderson of St. Louis; one son, William O. Henderson III of Columbia; one sister, Alquenetta Jones of Sikeston; his grandmother, Katherine Henderson of Columbia; and his stepfather, Carl Michael Thurmond of Sikeston.
Visitation will be from noon until time for services at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Bowden Civic Center in Charleston. Phillys Carson of St. Louis will officiate.
Burial will follow in the Oak Grove Cemetery at Charleston with the Williams Funeral Home in Charleston in charge of arrangements.