Doyle Ray Hensley, 88 of Princeton, formally of Dawson Springs died Tuesday, January 4, 2022, at his home. He was born the son of the late Herman Earl Hensley and the late Erma Hensley. Doyle spent 33 years with the Kentucky Department of Transportation as a Radio Technician servicing the entire Western Kentucky area. He enjoyed working hard and helping his friends and family with their projects large or small. Friends of Doyle called him a hardworking and honest man, traits he was proud of and lived by. Doyle was a member of the VFW and honorably served in the United States Army.
Doyle Ray is survived by his wife of 68 years, Elaine Hensley of Princeton; two sons: Michael Hensley (Tammy) of Cloverport, KY and James Hensley (Ruby) of Princeton, KY; one daughter: Lori Holloway (Johnny) of Princeton, KY; one sister: Patsy Ann Gee (Tom) of Christian County; three grandchildren: Brooke Shockley (Keven) of Clarksville, TN, Emily Hensley of Princeton, KY and Cassey Cooper (Erron) of Princeton, KY. He also had six great grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother: Johnny Lee Hensley.
Memorial Visitation will be held Saturday, January 8, 2022, from 1:00 – 3:00 pm at Goodman Funeral Home.
Goodman Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Wounded Warrior Project, PO Box 758516, Topeka, Kansas 66675-8516.