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Jean Kay Hensley

December 3, 1941 - May 12, 2017

Jean Kay Hensley, 75, passed away Friday morning, May 12, 2017 at I.U. Health Ball Memorial Hospital following an extended illness.
She was born December 3, 1941 in Muncie, the daughter of Darwin and Elizabeth (Carpenter) Henry. Jean graduated from Muncie Central High School in 1961.
Mrs. Hensley worked at Prestig…READ MORE

Jean Kay Hensley, 75, passed away Friday morning, May 12, 2017 at I.U. Health Ball Memorial Hospital following an extended illness.
She was born December 3, 1941 in Muncie, the daughter of Darwin and Elizabeth (Carpenter) Henry. Jean graduated from Muncie Central High School in 1961.
Mrs. Hensley worked at Prestige Portraits, now Lifetouch, for many years. Jean also owned and operated her own cleaning service.
She loved art and enjoyed Toll painting and coloring in books. Jean even created artwork for Jim Davis at PAWS. In the 1970’s and 80’s, she was involved with Wapahani Band Boosters. Jean and her husband enjoyed camping and traveling with their children for many years.
Mrs. Hensley is survived by her husband of fifty-six years, John Hensley, Muncie; two sons, Eric Hensley (wife, Enola), Muncie, and Sean Hensley, Yorktown; six grandchildren, Brennen Hensley, Kalie Garrett (husband, Matt), Connor Hensley, Sabrina Hensley, Samantha Hensley, and Noah Hensley; one great grandson, Parker Hensley, with one on the way in August; one brother, Kevin Sayers; a special cousin, Don Allen Carpenter; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, a daughter, Kelly Ann Hensley, a sister, Sheila May Henry, and a special uncle who was like a father to her, Don Carpenter.
Funeral Services will be held at 12:00 pm on Tuesday, May 16, 2017, at The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Washington Street Chapel, with Pastor Bruce Reynolds officiating.
Friends and family may call at The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Washington Street Chapel, from 10:00 am until service time at Noon on Tuesday, May 16, 2017.
Online condolences may be directed to the family at meeksmortuary.com.

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Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Time: 10:00 am

End Time: 12:00 pm

The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Washington Street Chapel

Address:

415 East Washington Street
Muncie, Indiana 47305


Service Information

Date: Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Time: 12:00 pm

The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Washington Street Chapel

Address:

415 East Washington Street
Muncie, Indiana 47305


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