In memory of
Donald Eugene Henshall
In memory of
Donald Eugene Henshall
Oct. 24, 1926-Jan. 13, 2017 Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mr. Donald Eugene Henshall, 90, of Cleveland. Mr. Henshall passed away Friday, Jan. 13, 2017. "Don" was born in Miami, Florida on Oct. 24, 1926, to the late Edgar Mitchell Henshall Sr. and Lillian Orr Henshall. He spent most of his adult life in the Atlanta area where he graduated from Tech High School, shortly after he entered the United States Army, serving with honor during WWII in the Panama Canal. After he was discharged from the Army, Don entered Georgia State University. Later, Don was employed with the International Paper Company as a sales representative from which he would later retire. In 2006, Don moved with White County where he was a member of the Cleveland United Methodist Church. Don will be remembered as a good and decent man who believed in God, loved his family and always enjoyed a good round of golf. He is preceded in death by his wife, Thelma Henshall and his brother, Edgar Henshall. Survivors include his daughter and son-in-law, Donna and Rance Reese of Cleveland; brother, George Henshall of Marietta; sister, Lillian "Bitsy" Mathis of West Palm Beach, Fla.; grandchildren, Michael Joiner, Jeremy Joiner, Kristin Reese and Ansley Reese. In addition, Don is survived by his great grandchildren, Megan, Cooper, Kayla and Alyssa. Funeral services are scheduled for 2 p.m., Monday, Jan. 16. 2017 in the funeral home chapel with interment following at Gateway Memory Park. The family will receive friends beginning at noon. To share a memory of Don or to send a condolence, please visit www.alexander-funeral.com Alexander Funeral Home, Cleveland ... Show More
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