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John Tannous “J.T.” Henderson

John Tannous “J.T.” Henderson passed away on Saturday, June 28, 2014 at River Region Hospice with his family by his side. Loving husband of Deborah Marie Addison. Father to his beloved daughter Candace Marie Henderson (Andrew Dyer) and son David Koontz (Richelle). Son of the late John and Alma Henderson and brother Ronnie. JT was a native of Violet, Louisiana; he was a friendly outgoing bighearted person. An avid golfer, and admired coach for over 20 years in St. Bernard Parish, he leaves behind many family and friends who cared for and adored him. He is survived by brothers and sisters Kenny Henderson (Karen), Sharon Cambon (Dana), and Michael Henderson (Celie). Grandchildren Megan Gernon, and Lillie Koontz. Nieces and Nephews Kendal, Kenny Jr., Hunter, Hannah, Michael Jr., Jeremy, and Adam. The family want to express their gratitude to all those who supported J.T. throughout his prolonged illness, especially his coworkers and friends at St. Bernard Parish. Relatives and friends were invited to attend a Visitation held at St. Bernard Memorial Funeral Home, on Tuesday, July 1, 2014, and Wednesday, July 2, 2014. A Funeral Service followed at St. Bernard Memorial Funeral Home Chapel. A Celebration of Life was held in The Magnolia Room of the funeral home after the service. In Lieu of flowers the family asks that donation be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in his name. To view and sign the Family Guestbook, please

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