Lawrence (Larry) E. Hensley July 22, 1934 – May 3, 2016

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HenselyLawrence (Larry) E. Hensley, 81, of Duncanville, Texas was born July 22, 1934 in Asheville, North Carolina.

Lawrence (Larry) E. Hensley was known by many and loved by all. In fact, not a single life touched by him was unaffected in positive fashion. His legacy will be carried on by many after his passing on May 3, 2016 at the age of 81 years young.

The influx of summer campers at Mt. Lebanon Baptist Camp helped keep Larry young and active over the span of his 18 year tenure. His 24 year Marine Corps career took him to the ranks of Master Gunnery Sargent and a lifetime of Semper Fi.

Duncanville, Texas had been his and his wife Peggy’s home for the last 32 years where Larry and Peggy have been active members of Duncanville First Baptist Church, impacting and changing lives for the better.

jaynesWhile Larry rests with his Heavenly Father, he is survived by his wife, Peggy; his sons, Michael and Wes; 6 grandchildren; and 2 great-granddaughters.

There will be a visitation at Jaynes Memorial Chapel on Tuesday, May 10 from 6-8 pm and his burial will be in the Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery with military honors on Wednesday, May 11 at 1:30p.m.