In Memory of


Obituary for Elizabeth Hensley

Elizabeth Hensley of West Liberty, KY, passed away Monday, January 1, 2018, at the age of 83 years, 10 months, and 11 days. She was born Wednesday, February 21, 1934 in Cornettsville, KY, daughter of the late Pete & Ruth Palmer Brashear.

Elizabeth was united in marriage to Alonzo Walden Hensley. This union was blessed with two children, Kelse & Teresa. She was a former foreman for US Shoe Factory. She was a Christian and a member of the West Liberty First Baptist Church. She will be remembered as a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and sister.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Pete & Ruth Brashear and one brother, Nathan Brashear.

She is survived by her loving husband of 61 years, Alonzo Walden Hensley; two children, Kelse & Lydia Hensley of West Liberty, KY & Teresa & Kenneth Vance of Grassy Creek, KY; five grandchildren, Garrett Alonzo & KaSandra Hensley, Kira & Jeremy Cauley, Michael & Jamie Stigall, Kevin Sawyer & Tessa Vance, and Nathan Eugene Vance & Carolyn Stockdale; seven great grandchildren, Kylei, Connor, Alonzo, Emily, Kennedy, Karlee, and Ava; two sisters, Imajean Hampton of Louisville, KY & Irene Estepp of Cornettsville, KY; one brother, Carlos & Pauletta Brashear of Cornettesville, KY; one sister-in-law, Geraldine Brashear of Cornettsville, KY; and a host of nieces & nephews.

Funeral service 11 a.m., Friday, January 5, 2018 at the Potter Funeral Home, with Rev. Mike Frisby officiating. Entombment at West Liberty Memorial Gardens & Mausoleum, West Liberty, KY. Visitation 6 p.m., Thursday, January 4, 2018 at the funeral home.

Pallbearers: Kelse Hensley, Michael Stigall, Garrett Hensley, Kevin Vance, Nathan Vance, and Jeremy Cauley.