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Janice Henderson

April 5, 1938 — May 21, 2024

Phenix City

Mrs. Janice Henderson, 86, of Columbus, GA passed away Tuesday, May 21, 2024 at the Gardens of Calvary in Columbus, GA.

A private service will be held at a later date.  

Mrs. Henderson was born April 5, 1938 in Littleton, WV, daughter of the late Robert E. Henderson and Katherine Marie Smith Henderson.   She proudly served her country in the United States Air Force.  After her service, she worked as a Registrar for Troy University until her retirement.   Mrs. Henderson had many hobbies, including reading, crossword puzzles and gardening.  She also loved cats.  Mrs. Henderson was a former member of Summerville United Methodist Church.

Other than her parents, she was preceded in death by a sister, Marjorie Henderson and a brother, Robert Dale Henderson.

Mrs. Henderson is survived by three daughters, Melissa Pitts Komitor and husband Dan of Marietta, GA, Christy Gay and husband Russ of Valley, AL and Sara Nicholson of Phenix City, AL; a sister, Margaret Rose Turner of Mt. Nebo, WV; grandchildren, Johnny Nicholson (Courtney), Alex Komitor (Katie), Katie Nicholson and Sam Komitor; as well as several nieces, nephews, extended family members and friends.

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