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Jennifer Lynn (Griffin) Henderson

October 17, 1976 — December 17, 2020


Jennifer Lynn (Griffin) Henderson, age 44 of Crawfordsville and formerly of Kingman, passed away on Thursday, December 17, 2020 at St Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis. She was born in Clinton, Indiana on October 17, 1976 to Paul Edward Griffin & Becky Kay (Grimes) Ellis.

Jennifer graduated from Fountain Central High School and worked at Red Lobster in Danville, IL after school.  She was a homemaker, sold Paparazzi Jewelry online, and was a mom to her fur babies.   She enjoyed going to church at Spirit of Life in Kingman.  On April 7, 2020 she married the love of her life, Olen Henderson.

She is survived by her husband, Olen Henderson of Crawfordsville; her mother, Becky (Jeff) Ellis of Kingman; step-mother, Jayne Gawthorp; father-in-law, Owen (Brenda) Henderson; siblings, Carla Griffin, Paul Griffin Jr, Chuck (Mary) Hensley, Erik Griffin, Brian (Kayla) Gassaway, Andy (Miranda) Gassaway; brother -in-laws, Aaron (Pam) Henderson, Owen Henderson II; nieces and nephews, Kody & Kameron Griffin, Myra Lewis, Gavin Lewis (who was like a son to Jennifer), Shelbie Griffin, Deacon Hensley, Lexi Gassaway, Macannon Gassaway, Kenzie Gassaway, Tenley Gassaway, and Braelyn Henderson; great nieces and nephews, Eli Pinner, Lucy Lewis (foster daughter to Jennifer), Spencer Fernandez, Jayden Griffin, and her fur baby dogs, Nahum and Miriam.

She was preceded in death by her father, Paul Griffin; her mother-in-law, Gail Henderson; and nieces Kami Griffin and Jessica Lewis.

Visitation will be at Sanders Funeral Care, 203 S 1st St in Kingman on Tuesday, December 22, 2020 from 11:00am till the time of the funeral at 1:00pm with Pastor Steve Crum officiating. Social distancing is expected and masks are required.  The service will be live-streamed and recorded which can be viewed on Jennifer’s obituary page at  Burial will follow at Mt. Hope Cemetery in Covington.  Memorial donations may be given the American Diabetes Association, 8604 Allisonville Rd Suite 140, Indianapolis IN 46250.  Share memories and condolences online at

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Tuesday, December 22, 2020

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