FARMLAND — Meredith Gene Henderson, 78, resident of Farmland, passed away Saturday, Sept. 28, 2013, at Heritage Healthcare in New Castle.
He was born in Muncie, March 2, 1935, the son of Allen and Catherine Henderson.
He was a veteran of U.S./ Army serving in Germany and worked for Marsh as a meat cutter for over 42 years.
He lived in Farmland since 1977 and was a 56-year member of the Masonic Lodge No. 744 of Muncie where he served as Past Master.
He also belonged to the York Rite and the Murat Shrine of Indianapolis.
Survivors are two sons, Bud (Jeanie) Henderson of Anderson, S.C., and Mark (Joy) Henderson of Mooreland, and one daughter, Rosa (Jason) Chamness of Indianapolis; five grandchildren; and one brother, Keith (Sylvia) Henderson of Leesburg.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 10 a.m. at Ballard and Sons Funeral Home, 118 S. Fifth St., Middletown. Burial will follow in Miller Cemetery in Middletown.
Friends may call at the funeral home on Tuesday from 6 to 8 p.m. with Masonic services held at 8 p.m.
Memorials may be made to the Indiana Masonic Home or the Shriners Hospitals.
Online Guestbook at: www.ballardandsons.com or Facebook at Ballard and Sons Funeral Home and Cremation Services.
The Ballard family is honored to celebrate the life of Meredith Gene Henderson with friends and family.