Haskel "Ray" Hensley


Haskel "Ray" Hensley 74, Jonesborough, passed away in his home April 10,2016. He went home to be with the Lord and his precious granddaughter, Cortney Raquel Hensley, April 10, 2016.
Ray was the son of the late Dewey and Nora Bass Hensley. He was also proceeded in death by 2 brothers and 3 sisters.

Ray was a lifelong carpenter. He had a passion and love for wood and building. He enjoyed keeping his yard well-manicured and loved riding the lawnmower. Ray will be remembered for always aggravating those he loved, especially the staff of Pioneer Grocery.
Ray was a member of New Victory Baptist church.

Ray married his high school sweetheart Dremia Sue Constable July 23, 1960, whom he leaves behind. Ray is also survived by four sons, Terry and his wife Karen, Scotty and his wife Darlene, Michael Hensley and Josh Hensley of the home, one daughter Angie and her husband Kenny Adkins. Grandchildren Britney Hensley, Lyndsay Adkins Whetsell, Hilary Hensley, Jacob Adkins, Jessica Miller, Kim Livesay. Great-Grandchildren Luke, Aubree, Addie, Cortland, Norah, Zoey, Memphis, Robbie and Bryson; one brother Jake Hensley and a sister Virginia Williams and several nieces and nephews.

Special thanks to the entire staff at Davita Dialysis who took such amazing care of him and affectionately called him "Haskel the Rascal".

Funeral services for Mr. Hensley will be Wednesday April 13, 2016 2:00 PM at Dillow-Taylor Funeral Home with Rev. David Snyder and Mr. Bobby Joe Barker officiating. The family will receive family and friends from 12:00-2:00 PM prior to the service and other times at the home.

Graveside services will follow at New Victory Methodist Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Terry, Scotty and Michael Hensley, Kenny and Jacob Adkins, and Ricky Constable. Honorary Pallbearers will be Josh Hensley and Johnny Burleson.

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04-28-2016 Bev Austin
My thoughts and prayers are with all the family. I will always remember his smile and how he loved to cut up. GOD BLESS
04-15-2016 Phillip Patrick
Terry, I'm so sorry to here of the passing of your Dad. You and your entire family are in my prayers. God bless all of you.
04-14-2016 Myra Dill
Our thoughts and prayers are with you & your family that God will comfort you during this time. Glenda Jones Myra Dill & Family
04-13-2016 Kandi White
I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with the entire family. God Bless you all !!
04-13-2016 David Boreing
May the Holy Spirit give you comfort, Ray will be missed.
04-12-2016 Joanie Kovacs
My prays are with u and ur family at this time RIP BIG GUY God needed another angel
04-12-2016 ken adkins
My heart and prayers go out to all the Hensley family. The Bible tells us.. absence of the body....presence of our Lord. We know Ray is with thd Lord now.
04-12-2016 Judy Douglas Briggs
My prayers and thoughts are with you all at this sad time. You all will be in my prayers. With Deepest Sympathy,Judy Briggs
04-12-2016 Frieda Harmon
I will always remember Ray as being a very concerned and wonderful dad. Michael was in my very first class at JES. Ray always remembered me every time I saw him and Sue at a store. He always had a smile on his face. Prayers are sent from my family to yours.


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