Pete and my father Ben Henderson were 1st cousins and very close. We spent a lot of time together in the late 1970's when they were both single and I remember how full of life and joy Pete was and I was very glad to have know her. I will miss Pete a lot. -Source Aaron Henderson
Laryce was born in Raleigh, the daughter of the late Enos Henderson and Dorothy Padgett Wellman. In addition to being a full time mom, Laryce was employed with IBM for twenty plus years, and also enjoyed a career as a Kindergarten teacher. Laryce was a woman with a love for literature, in addition to being an avid reader, she was a two-time published author. Laryce also enjoyed bowling, movies, music, singing at church, and spending time at the beach, especially Topsail Island aka “Grandma’s Lotion”. Source - https://www.dignitymemorial.com/obituaries/raleigh-nc/laryce-rybka-7841493
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Pete by comparing test results with other carriers of her ancestors' mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known mtDNA test-takers in her direct maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Pete: