Mr. Henry Jimmerson henryjimmerson

E. Stefan Morris

Obituary for Mr. Henry Jimmerson henryjimmerson

June 7, 1927
to
March 15, 2020

Henry C. Jimmerson
The sun rose on July 11, 1927 and set on March 16, 2020 for Henry C. Jimmerson. He was born in Helena, Arkansas and lived in Marianna, Arkansas. While in Marianna, he matriculated from Morton High School and his spiritual foundation was set at Mount City Baptist Church.
In his spiritual journey he served in the following roles as Deacon, Sunday school teacher and worked with outreach ministries. As a member of Friendship Baptist Church, he served in the following ministries: JUDAH Sheepfold, Sunday School and Wonderful Wednesday.
Henry served his country for several years as a cook in the Army, after his military service he relocated to Kansas City, Missouri and worked at Yellow Freight Company for many years until his retirement. Never one to sit idle, he then worked as a crossing guard for the Kansas City Public Schools as well as fruit and vegetable vending, he had the best watermelons in town!.
Henry leaves to cherish with fond memories, his wife of 19 years Mrs. Elnora Jimmerson. Children: Charles Leggs (Lisa) of Kansas City, MO, Faye Ford of Forrest City, AR, Marquetta (Herman) of Kansas City, MO, Nichole Jimmerson (Texas), Kenneth Larry Wyatt of Kansas City, MO and Helen Jimmerson-Johnson of Durham, NC.
Henry was blessed with 4 grandchildren, 6 great grandchildren, 2 great-great grandchildren and a host of nieces and nephews.
Henry enjoyed bowling, Dominoes, the KC Royals and KC Chiefs. But his real joy was serving, singing and praising the Lord! He was a living example of a child of God. He always prayed and asked God to let his words and actions be pleasing in God*s site. Henry wanted to world to see Jesus in his life.

Visitation Details

Date and Time:

Saturday, March 21, 2020 at 10:00 AM

Location:

Friendship MBC

3500 Chelsea Kansas City, Missouri 64128

Service Details

Date and Time:

Saturday, March 21, 2020 at
11:00 AM

Location:

Friendship MBC

3500 Chelsea Kansas City, Missouri 64128

Interment Details

Interment Type: Cemetery

Leavenworth National Cemetery

150 Muncie Rd. Leavenworth, Kansas 66207

Professional Services Entrusted to Elite Funeral Chapel 11525 Blue Ridge Blvd. Kansas City, MO. 64134. Tel: (816) 765-0141 Fax (816) 765-5500