Etta Tweed Hensley(1921 - 2012)

Etta Tweed


Marshall - Etta Tweed Hensley, 91, of 59 Holly Berry Lane, Marshall, passed away Sunday, November 25, 2012 at the JFK Solace Center in Asheville.

Mrs. Hensley was born March 12, 1921 in Madison County. She was the daughter of the late William McKinley and Della Ray Tweed.

In addition to her parents, Etta was preceded in death by her husband, Baxter Hensley; daughter, Perry Jone; son, Anthony Hensley; sisters, Monella Czerniak, Savonia Cantrell, Millure Gentry, Cleo Blake and Inez Franklin.

Surviving are her brother, Hartford Tweed of Marshall and several nieces and nephews; step-son, J.V. Hensley; and a step-daughter, Lottie Mae Lunsford.

Funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, November 28, 2012 in the chapel of Madison Funeral Home with the Reverend Jimmy Dean Hensley officiating. Burial will follow in Greene Lawn Memory Gardens in Greeneville, TN.

The family will receive friends from 12 - 1 prior to the service at the funeral home.

Published in the Asheville Citizen-Times on Nov. 27, 2012