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HENSON, Clester (1941 - 2019)

HENSON, Clester (1941 - 2019)

Mr. Clester Henson, 77, of Barbourville, passed away Thursday evening, March 28, 2019 at the Barbourville ARH Hospital.  He was the son of the late Shelby and Lizzie Henson born on November 8, 1941 in Clay County.

Clester was a former Forest Products employee and a member of the Little Poplar Creek Baptist Church.  He enjoyed hunting, fishing and attending church.

On June 10, 1973, he united in marriage with Barbara Jean Ballew.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by four sisters, Hilda Edwards, Tilda Warfield, Myrtle Abner and Hazel Broughton and his father-in-law, Doodle Ballew.

Survivors include his loving wife, Barbara Henson of Barbourville; his mother-in-law, Ruth Ballew of Barbourville; a sister-in-law, Margie Ballew of Barbourville; several nieces and nephews; among other loved ones and dear friends.

His funeral service will be conducted in the chapel of the Knox Funeral Home Saturday, April 6 at 2 P.M. with Rev. Ronnie Rose officiating.  He will be laid to rest in the Wells Cemetery.

Casket bearers will be nephews and great nephews.  Honorary bearers will be family and friends.

Friends may call at the funeral home Friday between 6 and 9 P.M. and Saturday prior to the funeral hour.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Knox Funeral Home.

Send a condolence to the family of CLESTER HENSON.

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