Rosie Mae Henderson-King died on Friday, Nov. 7, 2014 in Plano. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014 at Sullivan Funeral Home Chapel. Officiating will be the Rev. Willie King. Interment will be at Wilbarger Memorial Park under the direction of Sullivan Funeral Home. Wake will be at 6 p.m., Friday, Nov. 14, 2014 at Sullivan Funeral Home.
King was born Dec. 16, 1944 in Vernon to the late James Henderson and the late Ella Mae Shepherd.-Henderson. She attended Booker T. Washington in Vernon. She was a full time homemaker. In 1967, she married Richard King. She was a member of Full Gospel Fellowship Church.
She is survived by three daughters, Pricilla Willie of Lubbock, Deborah Edwards of Lubbock and Brenda Richardson of Murphy; one son, the Rev. Willie King of Vernon; two sisters, Bessie Young of Lubbock and Janice Willard of San Antonio; 15 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren and a number of nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her father and mother, James Henderson and Ella Mae Henderson; her husband, Richard King, and two brothers, Levone Henderson and James Henderson Jr.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.sullivanfuneralhomevernon.com.