PINEVILLE — Leroy Hensley, 59, of Pineville, passed away on Monday, October 7, 2013 at the University of Kentucky Markey Cancer Center in Lexington. He was born in Pineville on November 8, 1953 and was the son of the late Albert and Myrtle Jones Hensley. He was a believer in the Holiness faith and was the owner and operator of Lee Florist in Pineville for many years.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers, Arnold, Bobby, Eugene and Charles Hensley; sister, Margie Hensley Gambrel; and his nephew that he considered a brother, David Hensley.
Survivors include his brothers and their wives, Daniel and Betty Hensley of Ingram, Donald and Janice Hensley of Straight Creek and Ronald Hensley of Pineville; sister, Virgie Hensley Smith of Arjay and a host of nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews, other relatives and many friends.
Services will be 2:00 PM Sunday at the Arjay Community Pentecostal Church with Rev. Eddy King, Rev. Roland Ayers and Rev. Randall Beverly. Music will be by Lola and Dave Brock, Randall Beverly and Toby Beverly. Burial will follow in the Big Jim Cemetery at Blanche with family and friends to serve as pallbearers.
The family will receive friends after 6 PM Friday until funeral hour on Sunday at the Arjay Community Pentecostal Church. The Arnett & Steele Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Pineville is honored to serve the Hensley family. Light a virtual candle and sign the guestbook at www.arnettsteele.com.