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Paul Hensley

December 16, 1965 — October 27, 2022

Bessemer City

Paul Allen "Ernie" Hensley, age 56, of Bessemer City, passed away Thursday, October 27, 2022 at Mission Hospital, Asheville. He was born December 16, 1965 in York County to the late Ray Clyde and Nellie Lipe Hensley.

Paul loved Southern Rock, eating neapolitan ice cream, and trips to the beach with his brothers. He will be remembered for his hardhead and heart of gold.

Survivors include his sister, Kathy Clark (Doug); brothers, Danny Hensley (Malinda), and Charlie Hensley; nieces and nephews, Billy Bennett, Jerry Bennett, Krystal Hensley, Heather Hensley, Josh Gregory, and Chuck Westbrook; numerous great-nieces and great-nephews; and close friends, Knick-Knack, Frankie Vincent, and Jerry Crumpton.

A Time of Remembrance will be held Tuesday, November 1, 2022 from 6:00 to 8:00 PM at Carpenter-Porter Funeral and Cremation Services.

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Service Schedule

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Time of Remembrance

Tuesday, November 1, 2022

6:00 - 8:00 pm (Eastern time)

Carpenter - Porter Funeral and Cremation Funeral Service (Cherryville)


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