Farming Rural 18

Dorothy Mae (Fults) Henley

September 29, 1944 ~ May 23, 2021 (age 76)


Watson-North Funeral Home is honored to be of service and ministry to the family of Dorothy Mae Henley, age 76 of Winchester.  Mrs. Henley passed from this life Sunday May 23, 2021 at her home, surrounded by her adoring family.  A native of Tracy City, she was a 1964 graduate of Grundy County High School.  She was a long-time member of the Cowan Cumberland Presbyterian Church.  She will be remembered for many things such as enjoying long walks, fishing and “Little Debbie” cakes, but more than anything, she was totally devoted to her husband, her daughters, her grandchildren, her great grandchildren.  In her leisure time, she found joy and relaxation tending to the farm animals and other chores on the family farm.  Mrs. Henley is preceded in death by her mother, Vincy Lee Meeks Fults, her father, Alfred Fults and her brother, Johnny Fults.  She leaves to cherish her memory and mourn her loss, her husband of more than 56 years, Buford Henley; daughters, Renee (Danny) Moore of Winchester and Jeannie (Jack) Pack of Sherwood; grandchildren, Jonathan Gilliam, Jordan Gilliam, Jami Gilliam and Madison Moore; great-grandchildren, Silas Gilliam, Aviah Gilliam and Isabell Gilliam; nephew, John “Little John” Fults and sister-in-law, Edna Fults, both of Sequatchie.  The family will receive friends at Watson-North funeral Home Tuesday May 25, 2021 between the hours of 5 and 8 p.m.  The funeral will be conducted from the Roy B. Watson Chapel of Watson-North funeral Home at 2 p.m. Wednesday May 26, 2021 with Rev. Ron Pittenger officiating.  Interment will follow at Franklin Memorial Gardens.  For those who so desire, the family suggests memorial contributions to the Alzheimer Association at or by mail at 235 Michigan Avenue, Floor 17, Chicago, IL 60601.  Online condolences may be sent to              


May 25, 2021

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Watson-North FuneralHome
405 Sharp Springs Road
Winchester, TN 37398

Funeral Service
May 26, 2021

2:00 PM
Roy B. Watson Chapel of Watson-North Funeral Home
405 Sharp Springs Road
Winchester, TN 37398

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