Henry W. Posey


Henry W. Posey, age 90.  Sunrise September 9, 1926 in Johnston, SC and Sunset March 20, 2017 at St. Ann’s Hospital in Westerville, OH.

Henry was a member of Rose Spring Church in Johnston, SC.  He was a veteran of The U.S. Air Force and retired Furnace Tender at Timpken Roller Bearing.

Henry was preceded in death by his mother, Rosa Posey Turner; and siblings Willie James Posey, Rosetta Terrell, Wayman Posey and Stanfield Posey.

Left to cherish his memory, wife of 68 years, Claudia M. Posey; daughters, Dr. Sue Ann (Theodore) Howard of Las Vegas, NV, Lynette (Dennis) Goodman of Griffin, GA, and Terri K. Dover of Columbus, OH; sister in law, Ruby Posey; granddaughter, Tamika Barker; great grandchildren, Diamond Bailey and Nikyah Barker and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Visitation 10:00am and Funeral 11:00am Saturday, March 25, 2017 at MARLAN J. GARY FUNERAL HOME, THE CHAPEL OF PEACE NORTH, 2500 Cleveland Ave.  Interment with Military Honors at Greenlawn Cemetery.

Condolence Messages

  1. Your loved one lived a long life.He was given what the Bible speak of as “special mightiness” at (Psalms 90:10).May you cherish his memory and look toward the hope of the resurrection promised at (John 5:28,29).At that time,he will never again say,”I am sick”.(Isaiah 33:24)I’m sorry for your loss.

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