Former Mississippi State women’s basketball coach Jerry Henderson lost his battle with cancer over the weekend.
The 72-year old passed away Saturday and funeral services were held Tuesday morning.
Henderson coached the Lady Bulldogs from 1990-95 going 62-101. He also coached in the prep ranks at Madison-Ridgeland High School, Warren Central, Grace Christian Academy, Starkville Academy and Starkville High School.
Henderson is survived by his wife Cricket Filson Henderson, children Leigh Ellen Henderson, Clinton Douglas Henderson and Shannon Henderson Paul and two grandchildren.