of Olive Branch, MS
October 3, 1936 - March 16, 2023
Martha Henson, age 86, of Olive Branch, Mississippi passed away on Thursday, March 16, 2023. She was born on Saturday, October 3, 1936 in Memphis, Tennessee to the late Jim Christian and Stella May Foster. She was married to Jerry Henson. Martha was a member of Lambrook Baptist Church. She was a school cafeteria supervisor. Martha is survived by her two sons, Troy Sanders, and Ken Sanders; three grandchildren, Cyle Sanders, Kayla Green and Tasha Sanders; seven great-grandchildren, Skylar Montgomery, Sophie Montgomery, Summer Sanders, Layla Green, Stayla Green, DJ Green and Icelynn Sanders; two sisters, Sarah Hughes and Sue Christian; two brothers, Larry Christian and J.T. Christian. She is preceded in death by her husband, Jerry Henson; parents; four brothers, George Henson, Harold Christian, Jimmy Christian and Billy Christian. A funeral service for Martha Henson will be held at 1:00p.m. Thursday, March 23, 2023 at Roller-Citizens Funeral Home Chapel in West Helena, Arkansas. A visitation will be held at 12:00p.m. Thursday, March 23, 2023 at Roller-Citizens Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow services at Sunset Memorial Gardens. Pallbearers will be David Taylor, Dustin Green, Cyle Sanders and Sam Pearman. Services will be directed by Roller-Citizens Funeral Home, West Helena, (870)-572-2571. Relatives and friends may sign the online guestbook at www.rollerfuneralhomes.com/westhelena.