Born: February 19, 1952 - Deceased: January 12, 2020
James R. “Jim Bob” Hensley, 67, of Cahokia, IL, born Tuesday, February 19, 1952 in East St. Louis, IL, passed away Sunday, January 12, 2020 at Autumn Meadows of Cahokia.
Jim Bob was a pipefitter and was a member of steamfitters local #439 of Caseyville, IL.
He was preceded in death by his:
- Son: Nathan Hensley;
- Parents: Virgil and Mildred, nee Postin, Hensley Sr.
- Brother: Virgil Hensley Jr.
- Virginia Barfield
- Carol Eichholz
Surviving are his:
- Daughter: Nicole Hensley-Anna
- Jessica, Phillip, Nathan, Dylan, and Kaityln
- Great grandchildren
- Jayden, Arlo, Oliver, Kayleigh, Kyleigh, Kenzleigh, and Kayden
Services: Private family interment at Lake View Memorial Gardens, Fairview Heights, IL.
Jim Bob..you and Ronnie have a beer! God knows!!
RIP Jim Bob ?
R.I.P. JIM BOB…GOD BLESS YOU!!! PARTY WITH THE REST!! SEE YA ALL ONE DAY!! FOREVER MISSED!!!?
Jim Bob was like family. Broke my heart to hear this.R.I.P. my friend.
My heart is broken my Daddy is gone i will miss u til we meet again tell my Brother i love and miss him…i love u Dad RIP ❤?
Life long family friend and neighbor! Much love! RIP Jim Bob ❤️
Lifelong family friend and protector. I remember him sitting on our porch waiting for us to finish dinner so he could ride to the Koury League baseball games, Dad was his coach. Many more memories over many years. Sorry for your loss.
To the Hensley Family:
I was saddened to read of the passing away of Jim Bob. I have know Jim Bob since we were young teenagers in Fairview Heights, and He and I were members of the Crusaders Drum Corp in the 1960’s. Jim Bob was truly a unique person, and, if you met him you could never forget him! Jim Bob will be missed. My condolences to the Hensley Family!!!
JIM BOB WILL SURELY BE MISSED……… ALL HIS STORIES AND JUST BEING JIM BOB! RIP BROTHER