Robert R. Hensley


Mr. Robert R. Hensley passed away Friday, June 3, 2016 at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville.
Mr. Hensley was a native of Washington County, the son of the late Silas Ray and Ruth Cox Hensley. He was also preceded in death by a brother, David Ronald Hensley.
Robert was of the Christian faith. He never met a stranger and kept friends and family always laughing. He was an avid guitar player and loved to play. He was a wonderful husband and father. He was loved very much by his family and friends.
He was a licensed Optician in the state of Tennessee and North Carolina.
Survivors include his wife Bobbie Maupin Hensley of the home; two sons, Jason W. Hensley and Jordon R. Hensley and his new daughter in law Andrea, all of Johnson City; two brothers, Lawrence Dean Hensley (Bonnie), of PA. and Terry Lee Hensley, (Teresa), of Kingsport; a sister-in-law, Chris Hensley; many nieces and nephews; and beloved dogs, Abby and Cali.
A Celebration of Life service will be held at 7:00 pm on Friday, June 10, 2016 at Dillow-Taylor Funeral Home with Rev. Terry Hensley conducting the service. The family will receive friends from 5:00-7:00 pm Friday prior to the service.

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10-29-2017 Jason W. Hensley
Robert Hensley(Dad) He was father and best-friend! I will never stop missing and loving him!
07-05-2016 Lawrence Hensley
Robert was my big brother. I miss him very much! He was the best brother a person can have.
06-15-2016 Barbara Gillis Bennett
Bobbie and family, So sorry, you all are in my prayers; I was out of town and just now finding out about Robert. Love and prayers to you all. Barbara
06-12-2016 JoAnn Poore Parlier
Robert you will be missed you was one of the best optician I ever got to work with but now we know you are not in any pain no more God took you home to be with him.And to the family you will be in my thoughts and prayers in this hard time in your life .If you need anything let me know.Love Ya JoAnn
06-10-2016 Mark Wallace
I am so sorry the family. Robert was just such a friendly enjoyable person to be around. I wish there were more people like him. I hope all of you find comfort in the coming days and weeks. He will be missed.


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