Paul Ray Henley, age 30, of Belleville, formerly of Gorham, passed away at 11:30 p.m. Saturday, February 2, 2008, in Yazoo City, Mississippi.
Paul was born on June 20, 1977, in Carbondale, Illinois.
Mr. Henley was a member of East View Baptist Church in Belleville, Illinois.
He had worked for several years as an auto body journeyman for the Walter's Collision Center at Fairview Heights, Illinois, and was currently employed as a railroad operator and laborer for Railworks of Missouri. He is a member of the Laborers Union Local # 773 in Marion, Illinois.
Paul married Leahann Hernandez on August 8, 1998, in Belleville and she survives.
Other survivors include one daughter Disney Hernandez-Henley from Belleville;
his mother and father: Robin and Brian Clutts from Gorham and his biological father Paul Dean Ellet from Gorham;
two brothers: Jacob Clutts and April Elliott-Clutts and Tim and Samantha Clutts, all from Gorham;
his maternal grandmother Fern Henley from Gorham and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his grandfather Charles Ellett and his great grandfather James Conder.