Faye G. Henson

Sunday 4th of December 1932 - Saturday 31st of August 2019

Faye G. Henson

Services

Visitation

Sep 5, 2019 (6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Milward - Man O' War

1509 Trent Blvd., Lexington, KY

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Memorial Service

Sep 6, 2019 (11:00 am )

Immanuel Baptist Church

3100 Tates Creek Road, Lexington, KY

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Micah 6:8

“and what does the Lord require of you, but to do justice, and to love kindness, and to walk humbly with your God?”


Faye G. Henson, 86, of Lexington KY and wife to Dr. Wiley H. Henson, Ph.D., recently celebrating 65 years of marriage, passed away August 31, 2019.  Born to the late Henry Thomas Gibbs and Ethel Flowers Gibbs December 4, 1932 in Moultrie, Georgia. She graduated from the University of Georgia in 1954 where she received a B.S. degree in Poultry Science and a minor in Home Economics and then chose a career with her family as a homemaker.  According to her family, there was no one that could compare to her in her chosen field. Faye was a faithful member of Immanuel Baptist Church.  She was also the President of WMU for many years.

 

She is survived by three children, Mary (Don Hatch) Henson, Robert (Sara) Henson, Stuart (Mary) Henson; brother Darrell Gibbs; and 5 grandchildren, Amanda (Rick Henry) , Michele, Karina, Katherine, & John.

 

She was preceded in death by 7 brothers and sisters: Nita, Lucille, Tom Jr., Dewey, Charles, Gene & Jimmy.

 

The visitation will take place Thursday at Milward-Man O’ War from 6pm-8pm. Memorial service Friday at Immanuel Baptist Church Chapel at 11am. Burial will follow at Camp Nelson National Cemetery in Nicholasville, KY.

 

Memorial donations may be made to DSACK. dsack.org or to Immanuel Baptist/Novella Bender Circle.

Guest Book

Charlene Parker

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Wiley, sending my deepest sympathy to you and your family. My thoughts and prayers to you and your family at this sad time of great loss.

3 months ago

Peggy Jones

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I only got to know Faye Henson a few years upon joining the Sunshine WMU group at Immanuel Baptist Church. Faye was such a treasure and had such a passion for Missionary's. I feel very blessed to spend time with her.

3 months ago

Olman & Leena Carvajal

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Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

3 months ago

Carlos and Lourdes Pagan

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She rejoices eternally with The Lord! Our condolences to you and your family.

3 months ago