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Don Henderson

November 14, 1937 — June 13, 2017

Don Henderson


Don Alvis Henderson, 79, of Levelland passed from this life on June 13, 2017 at his home surrounded by his loved ones. Visitation will be held from 6:00-8:00 pm on Thursday, June 15, 2017, at Krestridge Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 am on Friday, June 16, 2017, at Fairview Baptist Church. Burial will follow in the City of Levelland Cemetery.

Don was born November 14, 1937 in the Fairview Community to William M. and Lola Lee (Burke) Henderson. He married the love of his life, Barbara J. Caswell, on August 11, 1956 at Fairview Baptist Church.

Throughout the years, Don owned and operated the Frontier Dodge dealership, Frontier Tower Service, Frontier Bail Bonds, Frontier Enterprises and Frontier Tree Removal Service.

During the 1970's, Don drove a super stock race car he named ''Fever''. Between 1977-1981, Don served the citizens of Levelland as a City Councilman, Mayor and Reserve Deputy. Don was very active in his community and church. He was also a cancer survivor.

Don loved his family, friends and church. He had a phenomenal work ethic and always stayed busy, not only providing for his family, but by helping others.

Don is preceded in death by his parents, 5 brothers, and 2 sisters.

Left to cherish his memory are his wife of almost 61 years, Barbara; sons, Randy Henderson and wife Debbie of Levelland, and Ricky Henderson of Levelland; grandchildren, Randa Wuerflein and husband Carson of Levelland, Jaime Timian and wife Ellen of Levelland, Marc Timian and wife Emily of Levelland, Brent Bateman , Kayla Bateman, Grace and Selah Trakulwatanachi ; and great grandchildren, Rylan Wuerflein, Reagan Wuerflein, Grace Bateman, Haley Davis, Kelsie Davis , Hannah Murillo,.

In lieu of flowers, please consider donations to Fairview Baptist Church Building Fund, 2012 S. FM303, Levelland, Texas 79336; Hockley County Senior Citizens Meals on Wheels, 1202 Houston, Levelland, Texas 79336; or American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123.

Arrangements are under the direction and personal care of the professionals at Krestridge Funeral Home, (806) 897-1111.

Visitation Schedule

Krestridge Funeral Home
505 Austin Street
Levelland, TX  79336
Thursday, June 15, 2017
6:00 - 8:00 pm
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Service Schedule

Funeral Service
Fairview Baptist Church
2012 S. FM 303
Levelland, TX  79336
Friday, June 16, 2017
11:00 am
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Burial Schedule

City of Levelland Cemetery
1500 Ave. H
Levelland, TX  79336
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Memorial Contributions

Fairview Baptist Church Building Fund
2012 S. FM 303
Levelland, TX 79336

Memorial Contributions

Hockley County Senior Citizens Meals on Wheels
1202 Houston
Levelland, TX 79336

Memorial Contributions

American Cancer Society
P.O. Box 22478
Oklahoma City, OK 73123

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