Cover photo for Grace Lanette Henry's Obituary
Grace Lanette Henry Profile Photo
1945 Grace 2016

Grace Lanette Henry

May 3, 1945 — April 6, 2016

Grace Lanette Henry, 70, went to be with her Lord and Savior on April 6, 2016, with her family by her side.Lanette was born May 3, 1945, in Pawnee, Oklahoma. She was one of seven children born to Charles George "Bill" and Della (Ridley) Adams. Lanette was raised in the Pawnee, Oklahoma area graduating from Pawnee High School in 1963. She married her high school sweetheart, Raymond Henry, on November 7, 1964. They had two daughters, Sonya and Cindy. They later moved to Enid where Raymond was stationed with the OHP, where they lived for eight years. In 1975, Raymond and Lanette moved back to Morrison where they would reside together until Raymond's death in 2000. Lanette moved to Hominy in 2003, but moved back to Morrison in 2013 where she would remain until she was called Home. Lanette worked as a histologist at the Oklahoma State University Veterinary School. She retired from there after 15 years. After retiring from the veterinary school, Lanette worked part time for the Morrison school system in the cafeteria and as a substitute teacher. She was known for her sewing abilities and cooking for anyone and everyone that came to her house. She was especially partial to feeding the Oklahoma State Troopers and the Noble County deputies that would stop by. Lanette loved to sew, cook, and ride horses.  She also loved to garden and spend time with her family, especially her grandchildren. Lanette is survived by her children; Sonya Hartwig and her husband Kyle of Stillwater, OK, Cindy Welch and husband Mark of Morrison, OK, Hannah Welsch and Thorben Bohm of Hamburg, Germany, grandchildren Bailey Shankle and husband Brad of Verdigris, OK, Lane Welch of Morrison, OK and Emily Hartwig of Stillwater, OK, great-granddaughter Raygen Shankle of Verdigris, OK, brothers Bud Adams and wife Phyllis of Altus, OK, Charlie Adams and wife Patty of Woodward, OK, sisters Georganna Childress and husband Bob of Edmond, OK, Sandra Reigles and husband Jon of Boise, ID, and Pinky Adams Hayes of Stillwater, OK, sister-in-law Beverly Willard of Pawnee, OK, many nephews, nieces, cousins, and friends. Lanette was preceded in death by her husband Raymond Henry, parents Bill and Della (Ridley) Adams, twin sister Janette Brown, sister-in-law Sue Adams, and nephew Jonathan Hayes.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Grace Lanette Henry, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services


Friday, April 8, 2016

9:00am - 7:00pm (Central time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Photo Gallery

Visits: 0

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree