Danny Henderson passed away Monday, Oct. 11, 2021, at his home in Muncie after an extended illness.
Danny was born Aug. 7, 1949, to Arthur and Mary E. (Bippus) Henderson. He graduated from Muncie Southside High School in 1967 and married Betty J. Self Aug. 14, 1967.
Danny and Betty lived in Muncie until moving to Bluffton in 1993, and then retired to Florida in 2010. He was an avid fisherman and spent most of his time during retirement fishing on a boat in the lakes in Florida, and then more recently catching most of the fish in Delaware county.
He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Betty; their four children, Kim Henderson of Muncie, Karen Thaxton of SanAntonio, Texas, Brad (Tammy) Henderson of Max Meadows, Va., and John (Jama) Henderson of Muncie; eight grandchildren, Jordann (Matt) Wilson, Kiersten Thaxton, Zach Henderson, Amber Thaxton, Tabitha Henderson, Emily Henderson, Matthew Kruger and Jaden Henderson; one great-granddaughter, Charlie Wilson; his sister, Amy (Tom) Gordon and brother, Terry (Joan) Henderson; and many cousins and nieces and nephews and other family.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Mary Bippus Henderson; his father and stepmother Arthur and Joan Henderson; and his grandparents who helped raise him, Myrtle and Harry Henderson; his uncle, Fred Henderson; five brothers-in-law, Bob, Gary, Charlie, Larry Joe and Michael Self; and sister-in-law Patricia Self.
No services are planned at this time.