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Kelli Jo HendersonPassing: November 15, 2023


Chastain Funeral Home

Funeral Service

Monday, November 20th @ 10:30am


Chastain Funeral Home

Sunday, November 19th @ 1:00pm-4:00pm

Monday, November 20th @ 9:30am-10:30am


Port Williams Cemetery

Monday, November 20th

WILLIAMS – Kelli Jo Henderson, 57, passed away Wednesday, November 15, 2023, at her residence.

Born November 6, 1966, in Orleans, she was the daughter of Harold Eugene Cox and Janet Marie (Terrell) Mathews. She married Keith Dewayne Henderson on July 17, 2005, and he survives.

Kelli loved helping people. She worked as a Certified Nursing Assistant at Mitchell Manor and did home health care. Later in life, she was a homemaker and loved spending time with her grandkids, friends, and family. Kelli enjoyed mushroom hunting, playing euchre, taking vacations, listening to music, and country cruising. She had a great sense of humor and was loved by many.

Survivors include her husband, Keith Henderson of Williams; daughters, Chaylin Marie (Eugene) Henderson of Paoli and Kelsey Jane (Landyn) Henderson of Williams; grandchildren, Calliope and Sophia; and siblings, Cherri Young of New Pekin, Terri (Tom) Boyer of Orleans, Rick (Toni) Cox of Orleans, and Maria (Ryan) Roop of Mitchell.

Her parents; stepmother, Kay (Mann) Cox; stillborn son, Joshua Robert Lacy; and brother-in-law, Ralph Young, preceded her in death.

Funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday, November 20, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home & Cremation Center with Bro. Kris Beasley officiating.  Burial will follow in Port Williams Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Sunday, November 19 and from 9:30 a.m. until the service on Monday at the funeral home.

Memorial Gifts:  American Heart Association

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5 Guest Comments

  1. Guest: Trish york | Bedford Indiana
    Date: November 21, 2023
    Sorry to hear about your loss Keith and girls. Prayers are with you all.
  2. Guest: Jeff Tolbert | Mitchell, IN
    Date: November 19, 2023
    Sorry to hear this. Sorry for your loss my friend. Im working and not able to attend.
  3. Guest: Stephanie mundy | Mitchell Indiana
    Date: November 19, 2023
    I am sorry for you’re loss she gave so much love and hugs she won’t be forgotten and what hurts the most is that she won’t be able to be there when me and Jordan cox gets married love you aunt Kelly rest easy up there I will forever miss you and love you so much I will see you when it’s my time to go to heaven
  4. Guest: Robert F. Henderson | Orleans, IN
    Date: November 17, 2023
    So very sorry to hear about Kelli's passing. We were classmates. My heartfelt felt sympathy goes out to her family during this time.
  5. Guest: Glenda & Wayne Hall | Mitchell, In 47446
    Date: November 16, 2023
    Keith & family, We are so sorry to have heard of your loss . We always enjoyed seeing ,talking & joking with her at the races! Never a dull time!! Lol! Kelli was always laughing & having a good time !! We will miss her along with everyone that knows her .