Juma Abasia Henson departed this life suddenly on Sunday, February 17, 2019. He was preceded in death by Grandparents Linwood T. and Lottie M. McCowan; William W. and Evelyn L. Washington.
Juma joined Galilee Baptist church at an early age where he attended Sunday School and was a member of several church ministries. After graduating from Louisa County High School with honors, he moved away from the community in pursuit of higher education and has an impressive list of scholastic achievements including:
Bachelor of Science Degree (BS), Management, Lynchburg College, Lynchburg, VA Associate of Applied Science Degree (AAS), Emergency Medical Services (Paramedic 200), J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College, Richmond, VA AAS Nursing, John Tyler Community College, Chester, VA BS Nursing, Liberty University, Lynchburg, VA
Juma also provided medical care for minorities in Haiti who could not afford health care. At the time of his death, he was employed by Maxim Healthcare Services Richmond, VA as a Clinical Supervisor.
“Gone from our sight, but never from our hearts.“ . . .
Juma leaves to cherish fond memories: father, Lawrence Odell Henson (Priscilla); mother, Janice Louise Henson (companion, George Murray); brothers, Purnell Washington, Sr. and Andre Henson; sisters, Joy Racheal Henson (fiancé, DaVell Smith), Sherrie Henson; nieces and nephews: Jade Grooms, Daisha Henson, Sahara Davis, Purnell Washington, Jr., Samyia Washington, Alayah Ali, and many other friends and relatives.
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