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Kerra Denham

August 23, 1962 — April 13, 2023

Henderson, TN


Henderson, TN: Kerra Jean (Waddell) Denham, age 60, passed away April 13, 2023, at her home.

She was born in Henderson, TN August 23, 1962, daughter of the late James Donald Waddell and Shirley Jean Gee Maness. She grew up in McNairy County, TN and was a 1980 graduate of McNairy Central High School. She also went to West Tennessee Business College in Jackson, TN.

She married Michael Denham on June 10, 2017, and they made their home in Henderson.

She was a member of Haltom Chapel Church.

She enjoyed crafting, sewing, and gardening. She loved her country home and pets.

She is survived by her husband, Michael Denham; two sons, Jonathan Roberson of Hobbs, NM and Wyatt Denham of Hannibal, MO; three daughters, Julie Hall (Jack) of Henderson, TN, Chelsea Denham of Henderson, TN, and Hillary Denham of Memphis, TN; brother, George Waddell of Bethel Springs, TN; seven grandchildren, Asah, Jack, KK, Avery, Knox, Lily, and Nash; and mother-in-law, Juanita Denham of Selmer, TN.

She was preceded in death by her parents, brother, James Waddell and sister, Lisa Ann Ingle.

A Celebration of Life service will be 11:00 AM Friday April 21, 2023, at Haltom Chapel Church with Mike Schaefer officiating.

The family will receive friends Friday at the church from 10:00 AM until 11:00 AM service time.

In lieu of flowers donations maybe made to St. Jude's Children’s Research Hospital.

Shackelford Funeral Directors

Henderson, TN



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