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Earl Hensley Sr.

August 20, 1934 — October 10, 2020

Earl Hensley Sr., 86 of Paris Crossing passed away October 10, 2020 at Columbus Regional. Born August 20, 1934 in Kitts, Kentucky he was the son of William and Nola (Brumett) Hensley.
Earl served in the United States Navy and was stationed in Korea. Earl worked for Cummins for over 27 years. He was a member of St. Ambrose Catholic Church. He enjoyed gardening, farming, fishing, playing cards, bowling, dancing, and watching the Kentucky Wildcats play. He was known for being a generous, loving, and selfless man.
Survivors include his daughters, Helen Quinn-Reynolds and husband Dino of Paris Crossing, Donna Howard of Seymour and Kathleen Simmons and her husband William of Thonotosassa, Florida; his son Earl Hensley Jr. of Paris Crossing; six grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; three great-great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Earl was preceded in death by his parents; his wife Kathleen (Donato) Hensley; one sister and eight brothers.
A graveside services will be held at 12:00pm on Wednesday, October 14, 2020 at Cana Cemetery in Paris Crossing. Woodlawn Family Funeral Centre have been entrusted with arrangements. Friends and family members can leave online condolences at

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Wednesday, October 14, 2020

Starts at 12:00 pm (Eastern time)

Cana Cemetery

, Canton, TX 75103

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