____________________________________________________________________________ Pioneer Citizen Died Tuesday W.P. Henderson Was Given Masonic Funeral at Brocktown Wednesday. W.P. Henderson, familiarly known as Uncle Bill, aged 93 years, seven months and nine days, died at the home of his daughter, Mrs. J.J. Hill, near Pike City Tuesday (February 18, 1930). Mr. Henderson was one of the oldest men in the county and was the oldest Mason in the county. He was a charter member of Pisgah Lodge No. 250 of this place. He was a member of the Baptist church at Brocktown, where he spent the greater part of his life. The body was buried with Masonic honors at Brocktown Wednesday afternoon. The services were conducted by Eld. J.C. Patterson. ____________________________________________________________________________ Pike County Tribune, Volume 9, Number 1, February 21, 1930, page 1, column 6. ____________________________________________________________________________ HTML file and design by David Kelley, 1997. All rights reserved.