STATESVILLE Mrs. Evelyn Roberts Henderson, 81, of Statesville, passed away Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019, at home. She was born in Wilkes County, Oct. 27, 1937, to the late Carl Roberts and Cleo Mitchell Roberts. Evelyn attended Wilkes County Schools and on May 28, 1954, married Wiley Henderson. Together they shared 65 years of marriage. Evelyn was a member of Clear Vision Baptist Church, was a homemaker, and loved to read and study the Bible. She loved God with all her heart and was a pianist at church until her health declined in 2015. She was loved and cherished by everyone that knew her. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by one son, Wiley Dean Henderson; and one brother, David Roberts. She is survived by her husband, Wiley Henderson of the home; one son, Jimmy Carl Henderson of Statesville; one daughter, Diane Moose of Statesville; one daughter-in-law, Lori Henderson of Florida; one brother, Burlie Roberts (Peggy) of Wilkesboro; four sisters, Janie Moore (Dean) of Wilkesboro, Carolyn Triplett of Winston-Salem, Doris Hedrick (Gene) of Statesville, Mariam Goodin (Jerry) of Statesville; five grandchildren, Chris, Tami and Michele Henderson, all of Statesville, Kylie and Carla Henderson of Florida; and six great-grandchildren. A funeral service will be conducted at 2 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2019, at Clear Vision Baptist Church. The Rev. Jason Buchanan will officiate. The family will receive friends at 1 p.m., prior to the service. Burial will follow in the Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery. Memorials may be given to Clear Vision Baptist Church, 180 S. Lackey St., Statesville, NC 28687. Condolences may be e-mailed to the Henderson family, by visiting our website, www.chapmanfuneralhome.com. Chapman Funeral Home is honored to be assisting the family of Evelyn Roberts Henderson.