On Dec. 21, 1949, she married John W. Henshall in Lawton, OK.
Elizabeth is survived by her husband; sons, Jack (Debbie) Henshall of Colorado Springs, CO, and Jim (Brenda) Henshall of Skidmore, TX; and daughters, Jan (Dwain) Scott of Ft. Worth, TX, Jean (Charley) Powell of Norman, OK, and Joyce (Gerry) Morris of Kenedy, TX. She was blessed with 8 grandchildren; and 5 great-granddaughters. She is also survived by her sister, Mary (Don) Smith of Austin, TX. She is preceded in death by her parents.
Before Elizabeth and John retired and moved to live on their farm in Kenedy, she touched many lives in Beeville, TX as a school teacher, church member, and was also active in the community.
A memorial service was held Sunday, April 27th, at 2:00 PM at First Baptist Church in Kenedy, TX. A time of visitation with the family followed the memorial service in the Fellowship Hall.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorials be made to South Texas Children’s Home Ministries or to the Renovation Fund at First Baptist Church, Kenedy, TX.