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Pauline Slate Henderson

d. November 27, 2021

Pauline Slate Henderson

Mrs. Pauline Slate Henderson of Vernon Hill, VA passed away Saturday, November 27, 2021 at her home.  She was born in Halifax County, VA.   She was the daughter of the late Henry Ivie Slate and the late Sally Anne Satterfield Slate and was married to the late Carl E. Henderson, Sr.


She was a member of the Pleasant Grove Christian Church and a retired teacher’s aid for Halifax County Public Schools for over 28 years.  She loved to split and stack wood, the summer swimming pool and cooking for her family.


Mrs. Pauline Slate Henderson is survived by:

Her Children

Carl Henderson, Jr. (Virginia) of Charlotte County

Sherry H. Owen (Henry) of Vernon Hill

Terry Henderson (Robert) of Zebulon, NC

Shannon Henderson of Vernon Hill

Three Grandchildren

Brittany Carr, Grey Henderson and Sydney Henderson

One brother, Branford Slate of Halifax

A number of nieces and nephews

***Preceded in death by***

One sister, Lucille Conner

Two brothers, Bill Slate and Osbey Slate


Graveside services will be held Tuesday November 30, 2021 at 11:00 A.M. at the Pleasant Grove Christian Church Cemetery with the Rev. Harvey Spencer officiating.


The family will receive friends following the service.


For memorials, please consider the Hospice of Virginia, the Make a Wish Foundation or a charity of your choice.


Online condolences may be

Arrangements are by Powell Funeral Home and Powell Cremation Services, 1603 Wilborn Ave., South Boston, VA 24592.

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Past Services

Graveside Service

Tuesday, November 30, 2021

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

Pleasant Grove Christian Church Cemetery

2154 Pleasant Grove Rd, Halifax, VA 24558

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