Mr. Closson was born in Rockingham County, North Carolina on December 25, 1945 to the late Roscoe Eston Closson, his step-father, Vernon Stantliff and Lorraine Hodges Stantliff. He was also preceded in death by his brother, John Closson.
He is survived by his wife, Ann Closson of the home; his son, Henry N. Closson, Jr. of Eden, NC; his daughters, Kim Taylor and husband James of Lewisburg, KY and Tammy Scales and husband Wayne of Lake Gaston, NC; his brothers, David Closson and wife Faye of Madison, NC and Keith Stantliff and wife Linda of Dinwiddie, VA; his grandchildren, Quentin, Ginger, Ellis, Jessie, Chris, Bridget and Billie; and his special companion Sugar Ray.
A memorial service to celebrate Henry’s life will be held at 2:00 P.M. Sunday, September 10, 2017 at Park Baptist Church, 1136 Virginia Avenue, Roanoke Rapids, NC with Rev. Joe Wall officiating. The family will receive friends from 1:00 – 2:00 P.M. at the church and other times at the home.
Online condolences may be sent to www.hockadayfs.com.