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Brian Henry, Jr

January 7, 2002 — July 18, 2021

Brian K. Henry, Jr, age 19, passed on this life to soon, July 18, 2021 as result of an automobile accident.  Brian was born in Peoria, IL on January 7, 2002 to Brian Henry, Sr. and Contrina (Lowery) Henry.

Brian graduated from Gallatin County High School in May.  Brian always worked, for 2 years at McDonalds in Morganfield, and since January had started working at Gibbs Die Cast in Henderson.  He was a hard worker and never missed even working his days off.  Growing up enjoyed Fishing and playing the X Box, enjoyed Rap music and had recently took up the game of Golf.  He always had a smile for you or would make you smile with some of his antics.   He was a good son, brother, grandson and friend and will be missed by so many.

Brian is survived by, his mother Contrina (Lowery) Henry of Shawneetown, his father, Brian Henry, Sr. of Chillicothe, IL, brother, Payton Henry of Chillicothe, sisters, Skylar Henry of Chillicothe, and Alyssa Henry of Shawneetown. Grandmother, Nancy Henry, uncles and aunts, Patrick Henry, Janet Summers, Vincent Henry, Lucas Smith and Latisha Lunsford.  Many cousins and friends.  He was preceded by his grandparents, Dale Henry, Bud Lowery and Connie Smith.

Visitation for Brian will be Friday, July 23, 2021 at the Cox & Son Funeral Home, 794 N. Lincoln Blvd, Shawneetown, IL from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM.  His funeral will be at the funeral home on Saturday, July 24, 2021 at 1:00 PM.   He will then be laid to rest in the Hogan Cemetery near Shawneetown.

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Friday, July 23, 2021

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