Carl Louis Henley
Carl Louis Henley
  • September 12, 1931 - November 4, 2017
  • Terrytown, Louisiana

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Carl L. Henley, Jr., 86, passed away on November 4, 2017 in Gretna, Louisiana.

He is preceded in death by his Parents, Carl L. Henley Sr. and Agnes Kinney Henley; Wife of 55 years, Alamae Milligan Henley.

Survived by his Daughter, Melanie Dalmado (Shawn); Son, Steven Giveans (Cherelyn); five grandchildren and five great grandchildren; a special nephew who was like a son to him, Keith Milligan.

Carl was born in New Orleans, Louisiana and grew up in Uptown New Orleans on Arabella Street. He graduated from Fortier High School. After graduating high school he joined the United States Army and was assigned to the 82nd Airborne as a paratrooper. After proudly serving in the Army during the Korean War, he met the love of his life, Alamae “Vickie.” They enjoyed 55 wonderful years of marriage. Carl was a resident of Terrytown, Louisiana for 56 years and was employed by Schneider Paper Company for 40 years. He was also a member of VFW Post #378 in Terrytown. He never lost his sense of humor even to the end of his life.

The family would like to extend their gratitude to Heart of Hospice for their compassion and care.

Family requests that donations be made for Mass intentions.