Bro. Nolan Hensley, age 82, of the Halltown Community, passed away Monday, April 29, 2019, at his residence. Bro.Hensley carried God's word to many people through his preaching what God laid on his heart. He was a lifetime farmer who loved and cherished his wife, children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, Landis & Gladys Hensley, an infant daughter Lisa Hensley; three brothers Golden Keith Hensley, William Alex Hensley & James Thomas Hensley, a sister Martha Sue Hensley, three brothers-in-law David Jewell, David P. Yanders, Carl Zimmerman and sister-in-law Faye Hensley. He was a member of Hopewell Cumberland Presbyterian Church and attended Glory Road Church in Hardyville.
He is survived by his loving wife of 64 years Orene Templeman Hensley; three daughters, Carol Fancher, Canmer, KY, Debbie Wells and husband Donnie, Linwood, KY, Marilyn Lile and husband Danny, Canmer, KY; one son, Tony Hensley, Hardyville, KY; four sisters, Mattie Jewell, Canmer, KY, Vivian Heath and husband Bill, Hodgenville, KY, Frances Zimmerman, Decatur, IL, Jane Yanders and special friend Darris, Paxton, IL; one brother, Landis Hensley, Jr. and wife Willis, Hardyville, KY; six grandchildren and 16 great grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 11:00 AM to 8:00 PM CT, Wednesday, May 1, 2019 and from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM CT, Thursday, May 2, 2019 at Brooks Funeral Home. Funeral service will be 11:00 AM CT, Thursday, May 2, 2019 at Brooks Funeral Home with Bro. Darrell Hensley and Bro. Stephen Hensley officiating. Interment will be at Conyers Cemetery, Canmer, KY.
Memorial contributions can be made to Hosparus of Barren River.
Condolences may also be expressed online at www.brooksfuneralhomeky.com.