Henderson, Lara

Saturday, November 4, 2017
Lara Henderson
Lara Henderson

Lara Henderson, 43, of Chattanooga, passed away on Thursday, November 2, 2017.

A light that went out too early will be truly missed and loved always.

Survivors include her husband, Jay Henderson; son, Alex Henderson; parents, Michael and Frances George; brother, Brent (Beca) George and their children, Anastasia, Zavannah, Alexis, and Samantha; grandfather, Wallace Prewitt; father and mother in law, Carl and Paula Henderson; brothers in law Bryan (Beth) Henderson and their daughter, Nyssa; and Jeff (Joan) Henderson and their daughters, Megan and Chloe.

Services will be at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 7, in the chapel of Heritage Funeral Home. 

Memorial contributions may be made in Lara’s memory to MEAction, 3900 San Fernando Rd, Unit 1010, Los Angeles, CA 91204.

Visit www.heritagechattanooga.com to share condolences with the family.

The family will receive friends from 4–8 p.m. on Monday at Heritage Funeral Home, East Brainerd Road.



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