Thomas Russell Henderson Jr. passed away on Sunday ,February 27,2022 . He was born on December 26,1951 in Nacogdoches,Texas .
Tommy is survived by his wife , Betty Henderson , his son Jason Henderson and wife Taylor , stepdaughters,Kristie Herrin & husband. ,Shane and Karla Buenger . He is also survived by his 8 grandchildren , Brenna ,Aimee,and Justin Henderson , Thomas Herrin and wife Paige ,Timothy Herrin and wife Destiny ,Tatum Herrin ,Karl Buenger and Ashton Broughton . And 5 Great grandchildren , Timothy Herrin , Emma Herrin , Waylon Herrin , Courtney Herrin and Adelynn Quinn .
After graduating from Ross Sterling High School . Tommy started working for Harris County Precint 2 in Highlands Texas in 1972 on the roads maintenance crew . Over the years he worked his way up to Supervisor and after 28 years with the county. Thomas R.Henderson retired on December 2000.
Thomas R. Henderson was a HUGE sports fan , he grew up playing baseball and other sports any chance he got . Tommy ran track in high school , bowled in Leagues , rode bikes all over Highlands where he grew up and raised his son Jason .he coached little league . He loved the Houston Astros ,and Houston Rockets .Texans and Cowboys and made every effort to not miss a game on tv. He also watched Tennis , Golf & Fishing and many other sports .
Services will be held at J. Leal Funeral Home in South Houston
March 5,2022 Saturday
J. Leal Funeral Home
708 College Ave South Houston 77587