Address: Hattie Williams Road, Spruce PIneDate of Death: Thursday, April 11, 2013
Arrangements: Webb Funeral Home
Details: Bea Hensley of Hattie Williams Road in Spruce Pine died on Thursday, April 11th at his home.
Born on December 9, 1919 in Unicoi County, TN, he was the son of the late Rev. J.E. Hensley and Lizzie Murray Hensley. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers; C.A. Hensley and Wallace Hensley.
Bea Hensley was the owner and operator of B.E. Hensley and Son Hand Forge for seventy-two years. He was a member, deacon, and trustee of the Grassy Creek Baptist Church and was a 1938 Graduate of Micaville High School.
Mr. Bea Hensley is survived by his wife of seventy years; Bonnie Shuford Hensley of the home; his son; Mike Hensley and wife, Jane of Spruce Pine; his grandson; Luke Hensley and wife, Crystal of Spruce Pine; his granddaughter; Rachel Hensley of Spruce Pine; and his great grandchildren; Kaitlyn McKinney and Hayden B. Hensley.
The funeral service for Mr. Bea Hensley will be conducted on Saturday, April 13, 2013 at 3:00 pm at the Grassy Creek Baptist Church with the Rev’s. Matt Mills, Ken Sausedo, and Shane Gunter officiating. Interment will be in the Spruce Pine Memorial Cemetery. The family will receive friends Saturday afternoon from 1:00 pm until 3:00 pm at the Grassy Creek Baptist Church.
In lieu of flowers the family requests that memorial donations be made to: Hospice of Mitchell County, 236 Hospital Drive, Spruce Pine, NC 28777 or to the Gideon’s International.
Words of comfort may be e-mailed to the family by going to our website; www.webbfh.com.,selecting Mr. Hensley’s name and then you may sign his guestbook. Webb Funeral Home in Spruce Pine, NC is assisting the Hensley family.