Buster Hensley, 69, passed
away May 7, 1997, at his home in Wilder. Memorial services
will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, May 12, 1997, at the Free
Holiness Church in Wilder.
Buck, a laborer, was born July 3, 1927, to Solly and
Phoebe Jane Cross Hensley, in Oklahoma. His father passed
away when Buck was 18 months old and his family moved to
Arkansas where he was raised. He attended a one room school
in the Ozarks as far as the 7th grade, which was as high as
the school taught. He joined the Army in 1946 and served in
Germany and Korea. He was discharged in 1952. He met Frances
lrene Orsborn In California and they were married August 15,
1953. They had eight children.
He is survived by his wife Irene of Wilder, his son
Kenneth Hensley and his wife Marie of Palmdale, Calif., a
daughter Dorothy Hazen and husband David of Boise, a daughter
Patricia Mansfield and husband Richard of Monument, CO, a son
Robert Hensley and wife Gabrielle of Essen, Germany, a
daughter Frances Klinker and nusband Frank of Wilder, a son
Brett Hensley of Wilder, a daughter Margaret Regulada and
husband Tony of Lakewood, CO, a son Samuel Hensley and wife
Angie of Wilder, two sisters Ardath Mowery of Wilder, and Kate
Edgemon of Harrison, Arkansas, 13 grandchildren and many
nieces and nephews. Bye Daddy, We Love You and Will Miss You.
Special thanks to the Hospice nurses, especially Laura.
You are wonderful!