Sara Frances Henninger
Died: January 1, 2014
Mrs. Sara Henninger, age 80, of Eddyville, died Wednesday, January 1 at Caldwell Medical Center following a short illness.
She worked in retail for many years at the Smart Shop in Eddyville and eventually became the owner. She loved gardening, sewing, and cherished her yellow roses. Sara was a member of Eddyville First Baptist Church where she was a nursery worker for many years.
Survivors include her husband of 62 years, William "Bill" Henninger, Eddyville, KY; two daughters and sons-in-law, Vicki and Jackie Patton, Eddyville, KY and Angela and Hugh Edward Knoth, Kuttawa, KY; three grandchildren, Joshua Patton & wife, Amber, Eddyville, KY; Jessica Rudy & husband, Steven, Paducah, KY; and Emily Knoth, Murray, KY; four great grandchildren, Lanie Patton, Emmie Patton, Jacob Patton, and Madelyn Rudy. Sara loved being affectionately called "SA SA" by her great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Roy and Flora Cartwright Hogan, one brother, Eugene Hogan and four sisters, Millerdene Oliver, Imogene Holloway, Becky Bilyeu and Betty Jane Hogan.
Visitation will be from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. Saturday, January 4 at Lakeland Funeral Home in Eddyville, KY.
Funeral services will be Saturday at 2:00 p.m. at the funeral home with Rev. Tim Perdue, Rev. Josh Patton and Rev. Dean Weber officiating.
Burial will follow in Rolling Hills Cemetery in Eddyville, KY.