Wilma Henshaw Obituary
 
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Wilma I. Henshaw

October 16, 1927 - September 3, 2010
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Wilma I. Henshaw entered heaven on Friday September 3, 2010 on the wings of an angel. Wilma was born on October 16, 1927 to Ursula and Clarence Brewer in Fargo, Oklahoma. Wilma is survived by her brother, Jarrell Brewer and sister, Beth Patrick; 3 children, Terry of Navarre, Florida, Donna of Tullahoma, Tennessee and Howard and wife Donna of Cache, Oklahoma. She was grandma to 5 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her husband, Dick; her parents; her brother, Eddie Brewer; and granddaughter, Bobbie Call. After high school, Wilma attended Enid Business College and then went to work for Champlain...
Wilma I. Henshaw entered heaven on Friday September 3, 2010 on the wings of an angel. Wilma was
born on October 16, 1927 to Ursula and Clarence Brewer in Fargo, Oklahoma. Wilma is survived by her
brother, Jarrell Brewer and sister, Beth Patrick; 3 children, Terry of Navarre, Florida, Donna of
Tullahoma, Tennessee and Howard and wife Donna of Cache, Oklahoma. She was grandma to
5 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her husband, Dick; her
parents; her brother, Eddie Brewer; and granddaughter, Bobbie Call. After high school, Wilma
attended Enid Business College and then went to work for Champlain Oil Company. She met Dick at
Enid's First Baptist Church and they were married on October 27, 1951. As an Air Force wife, Wilma
moved around the United States, including Hawaii. After Dick's death, she joined Howard's family and
lived in Texas, Louisiana and finally returned to Oklahoma. Wilma retired from Oklahoma University
Health Science Center and then continued to work in the church nursery with best friend Betty Barnum.
She was also a member of the senior citizens group at Henderson Hills Baptist Church. Wilma was
happiest when she was reading and doing her word search puzzles. The family will receive visitors
Monday September 6 and Tuesday September 7 from 9am to 9pm at Baggerley Funeral Home at 930 S
Broadway, Edmond, OK. Services will be held Wednesday September 8 at 10am in the Baggerley
Funeral Home Chapel. Interment to follow at Gracelawn Cemetery in Edmond.

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Wilma I. Henshaw, 82, passed away Sept. 3, 2010 in Lawton, OK. Wilma was born Oct. 16, 1927 in Fargo, OK. For more information go to our website...

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