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James C. 'Jim' Hensley
  • Memorial donations may be given to the McPherson County Humane Society or New Hope Evangelical Church in care of the funeral home.

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“Jim was a good person. He grew up in VC with my brother and he always treated people with kindness. I know Lisa and the rest of his family miss him...Read More »
1 of 17 | Posted by: Ronda - Valley Center, KS

“I was so saddened to hear of Jim's passing. I ran into him 15 years ago right after moving back to Olathe. He was a fun, fun, guy...memories of Pop...Read More »
2 of 17 | Posted by: Chris Klipowicz - Olathe, KS

“So very sorry for your loss.Jim was A sweet soul.Valley Center school. ”
3 of 17 | Posted by: Teresa Donigan - Wichita, KS

“Like others have said, it's sad to hear we've lost a classmate. I remember Jim from West Elementary School. Sometimes we road the same bus. I...Read More »
4 of 17 | Posted by: Becky Carter Dimmitt - KS

“Phyllis and family, I have been praying for all of you. My heart hurts with you and for you. May God give you the Peace that passes all...Read More »
5 of 17 | Posted by: Louie Potts Peterson - McPherson, KS

“So sorry to hear of Jims death.I have many memories of Jim and the First Baptist Church. ”
6 of 17 | Posted by: Kevan Lackey - valley center, KS

“Jim Hensley wears a contagious smile in my memories from the summers of our youth. He was my brother's friend but always had a hello for little...Read More »
7 of 17 | Posted by: Ronda Lackey - Valley Center, KS

“To the Hensley family, So very, very sorry for your loss. I grew up and went to school with Jim and Lisa. God got a good one this time. Prayers are...Read More »
8 of 17 | Posted by: Debbie Garner - Newton, KS

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you, so sorry for your loss. The Cox family June, Peggy, Greg and Craig... ”
9 of 17 | Posted by: Cox Family - Valley Center, KS

“Jim was a really nice and fun person. I lost contact with him after high school but he was always a gentleman and fun to be around.. Our sympathies...Read More »
10 of 17 | Posted by: Kathy Walker Harris/ Joe Harris - KS

“Jim was always laughing. Quick humor. I wish it wasn't so easy to lose track of old friends. Because it's so sad to hear of ones passing. No more...Read More »
11 of 17 | Posted by: Steve Black - Belle Plaine, KS

“We light this candle in memory of our friend Jim. ”
12 of 17 | Posted by: SANDRA, AUSTIN, CHASE - olathe, KS

“Our thought and prayers are with you all. Sandra, Austin, Chase ”
13 of 17 | Posted by: Sandra - olathe, KS - friend

“Words cannot express our feelings enough to the wonderful family of Jim. We are so very saddened to hear of Jim's passing. Our thoughts and...Read More »
14 of 17 | Posted by: Denise (Rader) Lockhart - Wichita, KS

“My dear friend Phyllis, & family,We are so sorry for the loss of your precious son. May our thoughts and prayers be a comfort to you at this very...Read More »
15 of 17 | Posted by: Marilyn & Gerald Pope - McPherson, KS

“We are so sad and our hearts, thoughts and prayers are with you all during this difficult time. Terry and I will always remember the great times we...Read More »
16 of 17 | Posted by: Terry and Deborah Hensley - WY

“Phyllis, Kris, Lori, Kimmy, Lisa and families, Words cannot say enough how sorry we are to hear of James passing. I only met him a few times at...Read More »
17 of 17 | Posted by: Troy and Diane Winter - mcpherson, KS


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James Curtis "Jim" Hensley, 58, of Abilene and formerly of McPherson, passed away on Thursday, July 18, 2013, at his home in Abilene. He was a truck driver.

Jim was born on May 5, 1955, in Wichita, KS, the son of Ronald Dean and Phyllis J. (Kennedy) Hensley. He graduated from Valley Center High School in 1973.

Survivors include: fiancé, Diana Slocum of Abilene, KS; mother, Phyllis Severs of McPherson, KS; brother, Kris Severs and wife, Angela, of McPherson, KS; sisters, Lisa Foos and husband, Leroy, of Leavenworth, KS, Kim Lagree of Hays, KS, and Lori Anderson and husband, Kevin, of McPherson, KS; one niece and several nephews.

He was preceded in death by his father, Ronald D. Hensley, step-father, Jim C. Severs, infant sister, Teri Hensley, and brother, Kelly Dean Hensley.

A graveside service will be held at 10:00 AM, Wednesday, July 24, 2013, at the Halstead Cemetery with Rev. Jim Keil officiating.

Memorial donations may be given to the McPherson County Humane Society or New Hope Evangelical Church in care of Stockham Family Funeral Home, 205 North Chestnut, McPherson, KS 67460.