Patrick Owen Henry, 1949-2015

Pat Henry

Pat Henry

The Rev. Patrick Owen “Pat” Henry passed away quietly in his home on April 9, 2015. He was born Nov. 24, 1949, to Owen David Henry and Juanita Henry of Childress, Texas.

Pat was married to June Henry for 44 years, and was an ordained deacon in the Arkansas Conference of the United Methodist Church, serving as a music minister. He was appointed to First UMC Maumelle at the time of his death, and had previously served at Christ of the Hills UMC Hot Springs Village. He was a professional musician for over 50 years, playing 15 musical instruments. He shared his love of music by teaching others.

Pat was preceded in death by his father, Owen David Henry.

He is survived by his wife, June Shackelford Henry of Sherwood; his mother, Juanita Henry; one brother, David Henry of Childress, Texas; three sons: Jim Henry and his wife, Becky, of Romance; Richard Henry of Sherwood; and Craig Henry of Childress, Texas; eight grandchildren: Chris, Madison and Joseph Henry; Morgan and Nicole Henry; and Kateland, Kimberly and Carson Henry; and one great-grandchild, Rylie Custer.

Funeral services were held Sunday, April 12, 2015, at First United Methodist Church Maumelle.