Theodore Markese Henley, 32, of Birmingham, AL departed this life for his eternal home on April 5, 2018 to be with his Heavenly Father. He was born on April 4, 1986 in Mobile, AL, the sunshine of Sandra Henley and Theodore Jackson, Jr. He attended Birmingham City Schools and graduated from Minor High School in 2005, where he was active in various organizations. He enjoyed spending time with his two beautiful children and family.
Markese was preceded in death by great-grandparents, Daisy & Frank Wiley and grandmother, Priscilla Jackson, all of Mobile, AL.
Markese is survived by his parents, devoted mother, Sandra Henley of Birmingham, AL and father, Theodore (Cynthia) Jackson of Mobile, AL; a devoted grandmother, Essie Henley-Hudson (Bob) and grandfather, Theodore Jackson, Sr.; two devoted aunts, Cynthia (Avery) Williams and Junmakia Henley; two devoted uncles, Demond Henley and David Henley, all of Atlanta, GA; one devoted great-uncle, Gregory Huff of Mobile, AL; two beautiful children, De’Myiah Watts (mother/fiancé, Delanda Watts, Selma, AL), and Kaleb Henley (mother, Keonna Noble, Birmingham, AL); four devoted cousins, Kenneth McCarter, Myles Williams, Justin Henley and David Henley; devoted friends, Leon Wilson, John Young, David Brown, and Whoady Davis. He was loved and will be missed by many other family members and friends.
His remains will lie in state on Friday, April 13, 2018 from 5- 8pm at Small’s Mortuary, Mobile.
Visitation will be held on Saturday, April 14, 2018 from 11am until the 1pm funeral hour at Cedar Street Baptist Church, 541 Cedar Street, Saraland, AL.
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