Mr. Henning was born September 24, 1951, in Miami, Fla., the son of Charles Henning and Laurel Ebank Henning. He was a graduate of Broward Community College in Ft. Lauderdale, earning a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration. He worked most recently for Hardy Ford in Dallas and was Lutheran by faith. He loved and enjoyed life. While living in Florida he became an avid fisherman and upon moving to Georgia he became an avid hunter and loved the outdoors.
He is survived by his wife, Vanessa Henning; daughter, Jennifer Doty and her husband, Matt; parents, Gwen and Charles Henning; grandchildren, Austin, Andrew, Mary, Sarah and Rose; sister, Diane McDonough and her husband, Frank of Stuart, Fla.; nephew, Ryan Shipman and his wife, Julie, and their children, Jack and Nate; brothers-in-law, Lee Johnson, Danny Zahn, and Jim Rice; sister-in-laws, Christine Garcia and her husband, Manny, Anita Rice, and Karin Johnson.
He was preceded in death by a son, Richard Heun in 1999.
He will be sorely missed.
Memorial services will be conducted Thursday, February 7, 2013, at 4 p.m. from J. Collins Funeral Home in Villa Rica.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home Thursday from 3 to 4 p.m.
To send condolences to the family visit www.jcollinsfuneralhome.com.
J. Collins Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Villa Rica.