Funeral for the mother of Governor Brad Henry to be held Saturday

Friday, August 1st 2003, 12:00 am
By: News On 6

(Oklahoma City-AP) -- Funeral services will be Saturday in Shawnee for the mother of Governor Brad Henry.

Audre' Henry died Sunday in California. She was 67.

Services will be at Immanuel Baptist Church in Shawnee.

Audre' Henry was a long-time public school teacher and administrator in Shawnee before moving to Richmond, California, with her husband, Mark Hamilton.

Her last visit to Oklahoma was in January for the inauguration of her son as governor.

The Henry family is asking that in lieu of flowers, donations be made in Mrs. Henry's name to the Oklahoma Foundation of Excellence. The foundation is a non-profit organization supporting public education in Oklahoma.