The Palestine Herald, Palestine, Texas


July 16, 2013

Robert “Bob” Norman Henry

A native of Palestine and resident of Walker, La., he passed away at the Baton Rouge General Medical Center in Bluebonnet on Thursday, July 11, 2013.

He was born Dec. 24, 1943 at home to Marjorie and Harley Norman Henry. After serving in the U.S. Navy for over three years, he married Janna Campbell on Sept. 26, 1964.

Preceded in death by mother, Marjorie Nell Higginbotham Henry; father, Harley Norman Henry; sisters, Judy Irene Henry Stringfield and Carolyn Joan Henry Prater;  brother, 2-week-old Jerry Henry; father-in-law, Fred Campbell Sr.; cousin, Carla Harvey Gomez; and loving sons, Robert Kevin Henry and an unborn son.

He is survived by his beautiful wife, Janna Henry; daughter, Kellie Renee Henry Lassere; grandson, Robert Austin Lassere; three brothers, Carl Wayne and Karen Henry, Michael Glenn and Juanice Henry and Jerry Stringfield “Jerry Red”; sister-in-law, Bertha Ann East; brother-in-law, Freddie Lee Campbell Jr. and Golden Campbell; his mother-in-law, Clara C. Campbell; his cousins, Homer Lee and Barbara Gayle Harvey; his beloved “Aunt Jackie”; Jessie Mae Henry McFee; many precious nieces and nephews, all great and grand.  Last but not least, all of his friends that he cherished so much. His sense of humor and great oversized heart will be missed. Rest in peace, we all love you.

Visitation will be held at 5 p.m. Monday, July 15, 2013 at Seale Funeral Home, Denham Springs. Bro. Jim Rentz  will conduct funeral services at 7 p.m. in the funeral home chapel. Please sign the online guestbook at


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