Mr. Charles Edward Laws Henderson of Tampa passed away Monday, January 20, 2020. Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, February 1, at 11:00 a.m. at Mount Tabor Missionary Baptist Church, 2606 W. Grace Street, with Pastor T. D. Leonard, officiating. Entombment will follow in Garden of Memories Cemetery.
Mr. Henderson was a native of King Fisher, Oklahoma and a resident of Tampa for many years. He earned his Master's Degree from the University of Kansas and was a United States Navy Veteran. Mr. Henderson taught for the Tanzania Government for 6 - 8 years. He retired from the Trade Sales Division from Firestone later renamed Bridgestone. He also was the Owner/Founder of House of Taxes where he served the community since 1983. Mr. Henderson was a Life member of NAACP where he served as Treasurer for 5 years and was the Vice President of Finance for the 100 Black Men of Tampa Bay.
He leaves to cherish his memory: his loving family.
Visitation will be held Friday, January 31, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Mount Tabor Missionary Baptist Church.
Arrangements entrusted to RAY WILLIAMS FUNERAL HOME, Rhodes & Northern, Owners.
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