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Appalachian Funeral Services Chapel, Sylva, NC
Sunday July 14th, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm

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Memorial Services

Appalachian Funeral Chapel
Sunday July 14th, 2019

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Carroll Ned Henson

Carroll N. Henson, 83, of Sylva, went home to be with the Lord, Tuesday afternoon, July 9, 2019. A native and lifelong resident of Jackson County, he was the son of the late James Lee and Gladys Shuler Henson. A lifelong member of the Church he loved; Buff Creek Baptist Church, he had retired from Dayco Corp. and was a U.S.Army Veteran. He was a nature lover and an animal lover and was an avid fisherman. A devoted husband, father and grandfather, he never met a stranger !  In addition to his parents he was also preceded in death by his sister Brenda Clark and his niece Donna.

He is survived by his wife of 61 years Shirley Hughes Henson

Daughter- Tammera Stewart of Sylva

Granddaughter- Cassie Stewart of Sylva

Great Granddaughter- Serenity Cooper

and his constant companion- Luna

Numerous cousins also survive

A Memorial Service will be held 2:00 pm Sunday July 14, 2019 in the Chapel of Appalachian Funeral Services with the Rev. Kent Loudermilk officiating. The family will recieve friends from 1:00 until 2:00 pm prior to the Service at the Funeral Home. In leui of flowers donation can be made to the Jackson County Humane Society, PO Box 298, Sylva, NC 28779 

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I am so sorrowful to hear of Carrolls passing. I solely offer and assistance I can offer Shirley and family.

Evangelist Phillip R. Henson Jul 17 2019 12:00 AM

Shirley, You are in our thoughts and prayers. Carroll was so welcoming to us during the time we attended Buff Creek and it was evident that Jesus was alive in his heart. Blessings to you and your family. Max & Frankie

Max & Frankie Harris Jul 11 2019 12:00 AM

Sweet Shirley, Im so very sorry for your loss. Hard to believe we were just in church together on Sunday and now Carroll is with Jesus. Praying for you and your family. Love you and praying for you.

Beverly Parris Gaddis Jul 10 2019 12:00 AM

Shirley and Tammy, so sorry for your loss. Carroll was a very special person. He did not want to be in the limelight but he stood out anyway. Many favorite memories of him and his parents. If we can be of any help please all us. Our prayers and love are with you and Tammy. Lloyd and Linda Fish

Linda Fish Jul 10 2019 12:00 AM

Shirley and Family we was so sorry to hear of Carroll 's passing our heart and prayers are with you all.MayGod bless you and your family through this time of need. Ruth and Gene Settlemyre

Ruth Settlemyre Jul 10 2019 12:00 AM

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