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Shawn Denise Henry

March 1, 1972 - December 20, 2013
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Shawn Denise Henry passed away December 20, 2013. She was born in San Diego, CA on March 1, 1972 to Samuel and Cassandra Dix. Shawn grew up in Grand Prairie, TX and graduated from South Grand Prairie High School. She was a true "Warrior". On her 18th birthday, March 1, 1990 she married the love of her life Matthew Tyrone Henry Sr. They moved to Arlington, TX and began their family. Shawn graduated from Everest College and was a Nationally Registered Certified Medical Assistant. Shawn was a strong woman who enjoyed the more simple life and relaxing. She was content watching her shows; CSI New York, Wheel of fortune and Family Feud while...
Shawn Denise Henry passed away December 20, 2013. She was born in San Diego, CA on March 1, 1972 to Samuel and Cassandra Dix.
Shawn grew up in Grand Prairie, TX and graduated from South Grand Prairie High School. She was a true "Warrior". On her 18th birthday, March 1, 1990 she married the love of her life Matthew Tyrone Henry Sr. They moved to Arlington, TX and began their family. Shawn graduated from Everest College and was a Nationally Registered Certified Medical Assistant. Shawn was a strong woman who enjoyed the more simple life and relaxing. She was content watching her shows; CSI New York, Wheel of fortune and Family Feud while eating her Munchos. A faithful wife and loving mother, she always told her sons "I love you" whenever they left the house. One of her favorite sayings was "you reap what you sow." She enjoyed getting her hair done and liked to read and write. Shawn was also the Vice President of Upward Bound, which both of her sons were involved in, and the Treasurer of Alpha Ambassadors. A completely lovable person, she was also part of the Breast Cancer Awareness Association.Shawn is preceded in death by her husband Matthew Tyrone Henry, Sr.; mother Sandra Dix; sister Kimberly Dix and brother Tyrone Dix. She leaves to cherish her memory: (Sons) Matthew Henry, Jr., Marcus Henry; (Father) Samuel Dix; (Mother In-Law) Connice Gamble (Sisters) Marva Dix, Melva Sanchez; (Sister in laws) Shontell Gamble, Sonja Henry; (Brother) Patrick Dix; (Brother in laws) Michael Gamble, Fred Henry, Isaac Sanchez and a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

"Mommy I miss you everyday, I wish you was here with me and Matthew. I know you and Dad are watching over us everyday. I promise I will make you proud of me..." Marcus Henry (Grand Prairie, TX)

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Shawn Denise Henry passed away Friday, Dec. 20, 2013. Service: 2 p.m. Monday at Bean-Massey-Burge. Visitation: noon to 2 p.m. Monday. She was born...

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