In the course of my research, I obtained the following obituary and discovered this was not MY Ralph D. Henley.
From the Clayton News Daily, Jonesboro, GA (clipping undated):
Ralph D. Henley, of Morrow, died at home Sunday Oct. 9, 2005. Survivors include a son, Gene H. Henley of Morrow; two grandsons, Rick and Scott Henley; and three great-grandchildren. Services will be held Tuesday Oct. 11 at 11 a.m. at Ila Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Ila, GA. Visitation is scheduled for Monday, Oct. 10 from 6 to 8 p.m. Funeral arrangements by Thomas L. Scroggs Funeral Directors, 6362 South Lee St. Morrow 30260 770-961-2828.
I am not related to this man and cannot answer any questions about him.