Jackie Lee Henderson, 27, of Early, passed from this life Aug. 9, 2019 at Abilene Regional Medical Center with those she loved most by her side. Services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 15 at Heartland Funeral Home with burial following in Eastlawn Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 14 at Heartland Funeral Home.

Jackie was born July 7, 1992 in Brownwood to Alan and Tina Henderson. She went to school in Early where she participated in band, 4H and UIL. Jackie graduated with honors and continued her education at North Texas State University where she earned her Bachelor’s degree in Business. Jackie loved cooking and canning, animals and Indie Rock music. She loved going to the mountains, travel and cookouts with family and friends. She spent the last 12 years with Joe Gomez, the love of her life. Jackie will be remembered as a kind and loving person who left us much too soon.

Jackie is survived by her father, Alan Henderson; grandmother, Dale Henderson; and her love, Joe Gomez, all of Early; and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.

Jackie was preceded in death by her mother, Tina Henderson; four grandparents; an aunt; and two uncles.

In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to ASPCA https://secure.aspca.org/donate or World Wildlife Fund https://gifts.worldwildlife.org.