M. Keith Henderson
UNION – Mr. M. Keith “Fat Back” Henderson, age 55, husband of Olivia Faye Moore Henderson of 113 Bowling Avenue, Union, passed away Sunday, January 27, 2013 at his home.
Mr. Henderson was born in Union, December 19, 1957, a son of the late Robert Keith Henderson and Doris Laxton Henderson. He was a 1977 graduate of Union High School and also a graduate of Nashville Automotive and Diesel College. Mr. Henderson was the third generation as owner and operator of Henderson Plumbing. Keith often said “If man made it, I can fix it.”
Mr. Henderson was currently serving his third term on the Union City Council and was serving as Mayor Pro Tem. Keith was an avid fisherman and a member of several Fishing Clubs. He loved running Hog Heaven Guide Services and was feared by many anglers and the fish. He was a member of Oakbook Community Church and a member of the John A. Fant Masonic Lodge.
Surviving are his beloved puppies, Daisey and Molly in addition to his wife and his son: Brian Keith Henderson and wife Casie; a step-daughter, Wanda Rollins and husband Chad all of Union; four grandchildren, William Keith Henderson, Cooper Glenn Henderson, Seth Rollins and Elizabeth Rollins; three sisters, Cheryl Henderson, Patricia Vanderford both of Union and Jean Harvey and husband Ken of Gaffney and a brother, Richard Henderson and wife Wendy of Union.
Graveside services will be held 2 p.m. Thursday at Union Memorial Gardens conducted by Rev. Randy Burgess. Employees of Henderson Plumbing and Mr. Henderson’s fishing buddies are asked to serve as the honorary escort.
Visitation will be held 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday evening at the SR Holcombe Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to Oakbrook Community Church, P.O. Box 538, Jonesville, SC 29353.
The family is at the home, 113 Bowling Avenue, Union.
SR Holcombe Funeral Home (www.holcombefuneralhomes.com)