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Barbara Jean Henning

Barbara Jean Henning
Jan. 17, 1946 – Feb. 18, 2020
A funeral service for Barbara Jean Henning, 74, of Tylertown, was Feb. 22, 2020, at St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church in Tylertown, Father Tommy Conway officiating.
Ms. Henning died at University Medical Center in Jackson Feb. 18, 2020. She was born Jan. 17, 1946 in Wisconsin to the late Irene and Forrest Kohl. She was preceded in death by her husband Harry Henning; sisters Carol Etheridge, Sherry Bachim, and Diane Isley; and brother Steve Kohl.
Ms. Henning was a member of St Alphonsus Catholic Church and the Catholic Women’s Group. She was also an active member of her Neighborhood Watch. Barbara loved spending time with her grandchildren, playing dominoes, and was always helping others. She was best known for baking her famous cinnamon rolls and yeast rolls.
Survivors include her children Lori (Jay) Bacot , Billy (Kristi) Henning, Bobby (Candy) Henning, and Larry (Kim) Henning; grandchildren Kyle (Christa) Bacot, Tyler (Jessica) Bacot, Jessica (Stephen) Howard, Katelyn Henning, Sarah (Kevin) Tanksley, Rebecca (Corey) Rowell, Rachal Henning, Garret Henning, and Dalton Henning; great-grandchildren Izzabella Bacot, Kason Bacot, Harrison Tanksley, Emilia Tanksley, Camden Freeman, and Emery Freeman; sister Tari Dower; brother Curt Kohl.
Pallbearers were Jimmy Magee, Lennie Bossier, Kevin Tanksley, and Dan Hawn.
In lieu of flowers please make donations to The American Cancer Society or St Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
Hartman Hughes Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements. Family and friends may sign an online guestbook at

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