Funeral services for Mrs. Thelma Henderson Veatch, 90, were held at 2 p.m. today (Monday, Nov. 19, 2012) at the Bailey Funeral Home Chapel, Springhill with Bro. Johnny Veatch officiating. Interment followed in Cotton Valley Cemetery, Cotton Valley, under the direction of Bailey Funeral Home.
Visitation was held Sunday, Nov. 18, 2012 from 5 until 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Mrs. Veatch was born Oct. 2, 1922 to Littrel Kelley and Coria Yother Henderson in Princeton, Texas and passed away Friday, Nov. 16, 2012 in Shreveport.
She was a homemaker and a member of the Baptist faith. She loved working on her cabbage patch dolls and was a loving mother and grandmother.
Mrs. Veatch is survived by her three daughters, Jane Rushing and husband, James of Springhill, Janet Cox and husband, David of Camden, Arkansas and Donna Thomas of Ringgold; two sons, Thomas E. Veatch of Bossier City and Danny Veatch of Ringgold; sister, Jerrie Duncan of Fort Worth, Texas; nine grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; four great- great-grandchildren; special niece, Pamela; special nephew, Gregory Michael; and a host of other family and friends.
Mrs. Veatch was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Thomas F. Veatch; grandson, Jason Todd Rushing; and son-in-law, Kennon W. Thomas.
Pallbearers were Adam Veatch, Brad Veatch, Kennon Thomas, Jonathan Thomas, Rodney Cox and Greg Cox.
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