Franklin D Hensley

May 22, 1947 ~ February 22, 2018 (age 70)

Funeral services for Franklin D. Hensley (70) of Baldwin, Florida will be held on Tuesday, February 27, 2018, 11:30 at the First Baptist Church of Baldwin with pastor Chris Drum officiating. The interment will immediately follow in the Jacksonville National Cemetery with military honors being rendered by the United States Marine Corps Honor Guard. Family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. Mr. Hensley was born on May 22, 1947 in Logan, West Virginia to the late Arvie Hensley and the former Irene Conley. He passed away February 22, 2018 following a brief illness. Frank retired from the United States Postal Service. He was a Marine Corps veteran of the Vietnam War and membership included the First Baptist Church of Baldwin. He is survived by: wife, Areta (Ruis) Hensley; (3) children; (7) grandchildren; (9) great grandchildren; (5) brothers and numerous extended family and friends. Those serving as pallbearers include Brent Ruis, B.J. Ruis, Johnny Miller, Bryce Ruis, Vernon Harris, and Jimmy Thompson. Honorary pallbearers indclude: Bill Surrency, Randy Adkins, and Bill Bates. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the Haven Hospice 745 Blanding Blvd., Orange Park, Florida 32065 in his memory.
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