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Margie Hensley, age 71, of the Little Creek Community, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, August 17th, 2019 at Care Partners Solace Center in Asheville. A native of Yancey County, she was a daughter of the late Gaither and Eva Wyatt Carroll. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Dennis Lee Hensley; sisters: Louise Carroll, Maude Briggs, Ruth Richardson, and Joyce McCombs; brothers: Delbert Carroll, Jimmy Carroll, Edd Carroll, Joe Carroll, Herman Carroll, Paul Carroll, and Tommy Carroll; brother-in-law, George Clark and sister-in-law, Linda Carroll. Margie loved her family, and enjoyed hunting as well as watching westerns.
Surviving is her son, Jimmy Martin Hensley and wife, Stephanie, of Little Creek; brother, Freddie Carroll of Micaville; sister, Jean Clark of Burnsville; sisters-in-law: Karen Carroll, Gail Carroll, Mary Carroll; brother-in-law, June Briggs and grandchildren: Tristen Krebs, Braden Krebs and Lilyanna Hensley. Several nieces, nephews, and cousins also survive.
The family will receive friends from 5 until 7 p.m. on Tuesday, August 20th in the Chapel of Yancey Funeral Services. Funeral Services will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday at Byrds Chapel Baptist Church with Rev. Ronnie Whitson officiating. Burial will follow in the Peake Cemetery.
The family asks that if anyone would like to visit or bring food, they may do so at 1572 Hwy 197 Bakersville, NC 28705. The family would like to say a special thank you to Care Partners Solace Center for the wonderful care given to Margie.