Shirley Lou Henshaw

                                                         ┌── Ulysses Grant Henshawc1864-1917 
                         ┌── Lawrence Leroy Henshaw ─────┤
                         │    1903-1968                  │
                         │                               └── Amy Moore
                         │                                    1886-1975 
Shirley Lou Henshaw ─────┤
B: 1929                  │                               ┌── Alexander Ethridge Patrick
D: 2010                  │                               │
                         └── Susan Ann "Susie" Patrick ──┤
                              1900-1959                  │
                                                         └── Sallie Bennett Hicks
M: - Vincent

M: Stanley Jack Roberson

M: Michael Alva Brown

Shirley Lou Henshaw     [ID 16531] Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view: Ahnentafel View

Born Sep 8 1929, Missouri.1,2,3,4  

She married - Vincent, Sep - 1950.5  

She then married Stanley Jack Roberson, Apr 16 1960, Clark County, Nevada.3,5,6  Stanley, son of Porter Roberson & Ella Mae Downey, was born Dec 25 1938, Navarro County, Texas.3,7,8,9  


Stanley Jack Roberson, born Apr 23 1961, Orange County, California. 10
Stuart Duane Roberson, born Sep 26 1962, Louisiana; died Jun 1 2011, Dinwiddie County, Virginia. 11
Samuel Porter Roberson, born May 22 1964, Tarrant County, Texas. 7
Sara Marie Roberson, born and died 1966, California. 3

During the Vietnam War Stanley served as a Master Sargent in the U.S. Air Force8,9 (service from Dec 2 1964).9  

Shirley and Stanley were shown in the 1969 city directory of Atwater, California:12


Stanley died Jan 21 1981, Arizona.3,8,9  

She then married Michael Alva Brown, Dec 6 1996, Eureka, Eureka County, Nevada.6  Michael, son of Richard Thomas Brown & Ival Nadine Huffman, was born May 9 1941, Sacramento, Sacramento County, California.13  

Michael died May 29 2010, Mercy Medical Center, Redding, Shasta County, California; age 69.13  

Mike's obituary was published in the "Redding Record Searchlight" (Redding, California) on June 17, 2010:13

Michael Brown, age 69, passed away at Mercy Medical Center in Redding, CA, on May 29, 2010, following a brief illness.  

He was born on May 9, 1941, in Sacramento, CA.  

After high school, Michael joined the Army in 1959 as a paratrooper.  He attended California State University Sacramento and then later in life moved to Nevada where he became a Nevada Highway Patrol officer.  After he left the NHP, Michael returned to California where he resided in Igo and worked as a security guard for Mercy Medical Center.  After his retirement, he continued to volunteer at Mercy in supplies distribution.  He was dearly loved and will be terribly missed.  

Michael is survived by his wife, Shirley, sons Geoffrey Brown, Christopher Brown, daughter Michelle Fischer, sister Pat Hibbard and his grandchildren.  

Interment was held on June 14, 2010, at the Veteran's Cemetery, Igo, CA.  

At Michael's request, there were no services other than a small Honors ceremony.  

To respect Michael's commitment to the community within which he lived and his love of animals, donations may be made to the Mercy Medical Center Guild or the Humane Society.

Shirley Lou Henshaw died Nov 29 2010, buried Section C5 Row E Site 36, Northern California Veterans Cemetery, Igo, Shasta County, California.4

(photo)Photo: Shirley Lou Henshaw 1946 "The Noreaster" yearbook, Northeast High School, Kansas City, Missouri 14

(photo)Photo: Stanley Jack Roberson gravestone 8


  1. 1930 census, 10th Ward, Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri; roll T626-1198, ED 141, page 16A, line #1, dwelling #260, family #271.
  2. 1940 census, 10th Ward, Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri; roll T627-2174, ED 116-214, page 5B, line #42, household #106.
  3. Ancestry Family Tree data "Richards-DeVorss Family Tree" posted by "AngelaDeVorss".
  5. Ancestry Family Tree data "Hill-Richards Family Tree - Initial" posted by "CindyJoHillRichards".
  6. Nevada, Marriage Index, 1956-2005;
  7. Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997;
  9. U.S. Veterans Gravesites, ca.1775-2006;
  10. California Birth Index, 1905-1995;
  11. "Social Security Death Index" (as it is commonly called), derived from the Social Security Administration "Death Master File". See:
  12. U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989;
  14. U.S. School Yearbooks, 1880-2012;

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