By: Ralph B. Davisrdavis@civitasmedia.com
January 10, 2013
Thomas “Tommy” Hensley, 89, of Hardy, Ky., passed away Wednesday, January 9, 2013, at the Williamson Appalachian Regional Hospital.
Tommy was born May 25, 1923, at Stone, Ky., the son of the late Mitch and Phoebe Trout Hensley.
He was also preceded in death by two infant sons; sister, Hazel Reynolds; and brother, Gardner Hensley.
He was retired from the Leatherwood Dairy Company, a veteran of the U.S. Army and a member of the Leckieville Freewill Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Floe Reynolds Hensley of Hardy, Ky.; son, Shelley (Marilyn) Hensley of Belfry, Ky.; grandsons, Larry Gene (Brandi) Hensley of Hardy, Ky. and Charles Thomas (Kerri Lee) Hensley of Richmond, Ky.; great-grandchildren, Tommy Hensley, Ty Hensley and Bentlee Brooke Hensley; special nephew, Connie (Selena) Canada of Hardy, Ky.; special niece, Mary Lou Richards of Spencer; ex-daughter-in-law, Lynn Hensley and Little Ronnie; special friends, Buddy Young, Joe and Ruby Slone; and his brothers and sisters of the Leckieville Freewill Baptist Church.
Funeral services will be held Sunday, January 13, at 11 a.m. in the R. E. Rogers Funeral Home Chapel with Lonnie Francis and Lee Dotson officiating. Burial will follow in the Scott-Hensley Cemetery, Hardy, Ky., with men of the Church serving as pallbearers. Visitation will be held after 6 p.m. Saturday, January 12, at the Funeral Home Chapel with special services at 7 p.m.
R. E. Rogers Funeral Home of Belfry is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at www.rerogersfuneralhome.com.