Augusta, GA – Penny Hensley, 93, wife of Milton E. Hensley, entered into rest Friday, December 28, 2018, at her residence.
Funeral services will be held Monday, December 31, 2018, at 3:00 PM from the chapel of Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors with Reverend Patrick Latta and Reverend Kent Hensley officiating.
Interment will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Park.
Mrs. Hensley, daughter of the late Nancy and Paul Penchishen, was a member of Fleming Baptist Church, the Advanced Explorers Sunday School class, and was involved with the Nursing Home Ministry. She worked for seventeen years as a pharmacy technician with McKesson-Robbins and volunteered at the Golden Harvest Food Bank for many years. She was a past member of Lumpkin Road Baptist Church where she taught Sunday School.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by her children, Alvin Mixon, (Beverly), of Augusta, Valerie Osment (Rick), of Augusta, and Linda Throckmorton, of Grovetown; her stepsons, Dale Hensley (Peggy), of Edgefield, SC, Reverend Kent Hensley (Brenda), of Appling, GA, and Eric Hensley (Patty), of North Augusta, SC; thirteen grandchildren, twenty-two great grandchildren, and one great great grandchild.
Pallbearers will be Jonathan Mixon, Jason Osment, Brian Osment, Scottie Throckmorton, Chandler Mixon, Daniel Hensley, Ryan Graham and Raymond Hensley.
If so desired memorial contributions may be made to Fleming Baptist Church Home Bound Ministry, 3027 Peach Orchard Rd, Augusta, GA 30906.
The family will receive friends, Monday, December 31, 2018, from 2:00 PM until the hour of service at the funeral home.
Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors, 2502 Richmond Hill Road, Augusta, GA, 30906.