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BARBARA SUE HENSON, 74, of Geff, Illinois passed away Tuesday, June 20, 2017 at Linda E. White Hospice Center in Evansville, Indiana.

Barbara was born January 25, 1943 at Evansville, Indiana to Vern N. and Novella (Parks) Murphy. She married Jimmy Dale Henson February 20, 2002 at Clay County Court House and he survives.

Barbara was a housewife, a factory worker for Champ and a loving mother. She enjoyed crafts, painting, bird watching and yard work. She was a member of VFW Auxiliary in Flora, Illinois

Barbara is survived by her husband Jimmy Henson of Geff, Illinois, two daughters Regina D. Grubb of Fairfield, Illinois and Kim Dillard of Metropolis, Illinois, three sons Stanley E. (Charlotte) Walker of Geff, Illinois; Bradley E. (Vickie) Walker of Fairfield, Illinois, and Wayne (Michelle) Henson of Flora, Illinois; one sister Fran Fetherling of Marengo, Illinois and a brother Larry (Norma Jean) Murphy of Geff, Illinois. Also surviving are fifteen grandchildren and eleven great grandchildren.

Preceding her in death were her parents and a brother Max L. Murphy, sister Helen Elaine Murphy, children Randall Wayne Walker and Sandra Elaine Walker.

Funeral Service will be 10am Friday, June 23, 2017 at Hosselton Funeral Home. Visitation will be 5pm-8pm Thursday, June 22, 2017 at Hosselton Funeral Home. Burial will be in Branch Cemetery.

Memorials may be given to the VFW Auxiliary at Flora and will be accepted at Hosselton Funeral Home.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be given to the family at www.hosseltonfh.com