April 10, 1941 - November 25, 2017
Bobby Dean Hensley, 76 of Mechanicsburg, passed away Saturday, November 25, 2017 in his home with his loving family by his side.
He was born April 10, 1941 in Melvin, Kentucky the son of the late Luther & Haley (Newsome) Hensley.
Bobby retired following 22yrs of service from the London correctional facility as a correction officer. He enjoyed woodworking, gardening, hunting, fishing and was an avid reader; He was always busy doing something. His favorite past time was spending time with his family.
He is survived by his wife of 57yrs, Donnah (Erwin) Hensley, his daughters; Bambi Ankrom (Steve Roberts), Kimmy (Kenny) Newman and Teresa Edwards, his son, Marty (Stephanie) Hensley; sister, Deonna Clair Allen, his grandchildren; Malachi (Kala), Mallory, Drake, Damond, Stealth, Blazie and Hunter, Great grandsons, Jaxson and Liahm and several nieces and nephews,
He is preceded in death by his parents, his siblings; Anna Lee Pennington, Curtis Lee Hensley, Phyllis Ann Mullins, Luther Hensley, Jr. and Gary Hensley.
A gathering of family and friends will be held from 4-7p.m. Tuesday in the SKILLMAN, McDONALD & VERNON Funeral Home, Mechanicsburg. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Wednesday in the funeral home where friends can call one hour prior to the service. Burial will follow in Maple Grove Cemetery, Mechanicsburg.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Lung Association 5900 Wilcox Place, Dublin, Ohio 43016.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com.
I am so deeply sorry for the loss of your dear loved one. May precious memories comfort your mourning hearts. Please also find comfort & strength knowing that we can reunite with our loved ones in the near future…on the peaceful, paradise earth God intended for mankind. An exciting time when Mr Hensley will wake up to enjoy his wood working, fishing & doing all the things that bring him joy again along with family & friends. John 5:28, 29; Revelation 21:3, 4; Isaiah 33:24; Psalms 37:10, 11, 29. JW.ORG