Henry, Robert

Services: Have been held.

Robert Charles “Bob” Henry, 76, of Panhandle, Texas, died Monday, March 14, 2005 in Dallas.

He was born in Center, Okla., and graduated from Amarillo High School in 1947. He graduated from Southwestern Oklahoma and earned a master’s degree from the University of Oklahoma. He spent 37 years as a coach, teacher and principal in Clovis, Carnegie, Okla., Plainview, Texas, and Carlsbad before retiring from Portales. He was inducted into the Southwestern Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame in 1990. He was a member of Paramount Baptist Church.

Survivors include three daughters, Brenda Sherwood (and husband, Scott) of Panhandle, Texas, Kathy Meier (Gene) of Weatherford, Okla.; and Susan Huckleberry of Seminole, Okla.; one brother, Bill Henry (Lois) of Hurst, Texas; two sisters, Rosie Bennett of Seminole, Okla., and Johnnie Grove of Shawnee, Okla.; nine grandchildren; Brock, Austin, Cho, J.D., Kristy, Crystal, Justin, Cole and Reed; and seven great grandchildren.

Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers of Panhandle, Texas.

Memorial contributions may be made to the general scholarship fund at Southwestern Oklahoma; 100 Campus Dr., Weatherford, Okla. 73096 or the Garrettsons Retirement Center, 503 Pecan St., Panhandle, Texas 79068.