Cecil F. Henson, Sr., 83, of Bloomington, passed away at 6:05 p.m. on Wednesday, January 12, 2022 at OSF St. Joseph Medical Center in Bloomington.
His funeral service will be at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, January 20, 2022 at Kibler-Brady-Ruestman Memorial Home in Bloomington. A visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service at the memorial home.
Interment will be at Park Hill Cemetery in Bloomington. Memorial contributions may be left to the Community Cancer Center in Normal.
Cecil was born on December 8, 1938, in Bloomington to John and Flora (Keith) Henson. He married Theresa Price on June 29, 1960 in Bloomington. She preceded him in death on November 17, 1993.
Surviving are his sons, Cecil “Fred” Henson, Jr. and Jimmy Henson; grandchildren, James Saylor, Kayle Saylor, Tyler Saylor, Domnick Saylor, Jessica Henson, Laura Henson, Steven Henson, Johnnie Rhoades, Mindy Robbins, Billy Robbins, and Rayce Gustafson; great-grandchildren, Quincy, Raven, and Owen; and sisters, Sharon, Rosemary, and Judy.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, daughters, Pam Henson and Mary Henson, and granddaughter, Samantha Condor.