Shawn Henderson

Obituary of Shawn Henderson

Shawn Miguel Henderson, 47, of Parsonsburg, passed away on Saturday, April 14, 2018 at the Peninsula Regional Medical Center in Salisbury as the result of injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident.   Born in Salisbury, he was the son of Charles "Bob" Robert Henderson, Jr. and wife, Addie of Parkersburg, WV and Bonnie Mae Hill of Gilbert, AZ.


“Hendoo” loved driving tractor trailers for Fed-Ex for the past 5 years.  Prior to this he was working as a heavy equipment operator.  He enjoyed working out daily at the Olympia Gym, hanging out with his friends and listening to his favorite band, Dust 'N' Bones, spending time with his grandchildren, road trips and traveling with his girlfriend, but his passion was riding his Yamaha Striker motorcycle.


Shawn is survived by his two children, Cassi Lynn Henderson-Sparwasser and her husband, Charles of Salisbury and Brian Robert Henderson and his fiancée, Janice Gurney, of Parsonsburg; six granddaughters, Brooklyn Nichole Henderson, Nevaeh Ansley Henderson, Lilly Mae Dize, Saleen Avery Henderson, Cali Rae Sparwasser, and Alexzandria Rose Sparwasser; two brothers, Charles "Chuck" Robert Henderson, III and his wife, Courtney and Mark Ryan Henderson, both of Parkersburg, WV; a sister, Kristen Twilley and her husband, Randy Haumont of Gilbert, AZ; his loving girlfriend, Di Ann Mello of Salisbury and her children, Brooke Manning and Marvin Travis; and the mother of his children, Crystal Ann Mentecki and her husband, Troy of Parsonsburg.


A funeral service will be held on Saturday, April 21, 2018, 2:00 pm at the Holloway Funeral Home in Salisbury with Pastor Dave Diskin officiating.  There will be a visitation on Friday evening from 6:00 – 8:00 pm and also on Saturday one hour prior to the service.  Interment will be held at Bethel United Methodist Church Cemetery on Old Ocean City Road in Salisbury.


In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in his memory to Holloway Funeral Home for the family.


Arrangements are in the care of Holloway Funeral Home, PA, 501 Snow Hill Road, Salisbury, MD 21804.  Please visit to express condolences to the family.