Milton Edward Hensley
Augusta, GA – Milton Edward Hensley, 97, husband of the late Penny Hensley, entered into rest Wednesday, December 28, 2022, at his residence.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, January 4, 2023, at 2:00 PM from the chapel of Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors with Reverend Kent Hensley and Reverend Patrick Latta officiating.
Interment will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Park.
Mr. Hensley, son of the late James and Lula Gertrude Tate Hensley, was a member of Fleming Baptist Church, the Advanced Explorers Sunday School class, and was involved with the Nursing Home Ministry. He was retired from Federal Paper and volunteered at the Golden Harvest Food Bank for many years. He was a past member of Lumpkin Road Baptist Church where it sang in a Quartet, and coached softball for Lumpkin Road Baptist Church.
He is survived by his children, Dale Hensley (Peggy) of N. Augusta, SC, Reverend Kent Hensley (Brenda) of Modoc, SC, Eric Hensley (Patty), of Knoxville, TN, Alvin Mixon, (Beverly), of Augusta, Valerie Osment (Ricky) of Augusta, and Linda Throckmorton, of Grovetown; his twelve grandchildren, thirty-five great grandchildren, and one great great grandchild.
Pallbearers will be Jonathan Mixon, Jason Osment, Brian Osment, Scott Throckmorton, Daniel Hensley, and Raymond Hensley.
The family will receive friends, on Wednesday, January 4, 2023, from 1:00 PM until the hour of service at the funeral home.
Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors, 2502 Richmond Hill Road, Augusta, GA, 30906.