WILLIE GEORGE TENSLEY, age 64, of Bellamy, Alabama, passed at his residence March 29, 2009.
Funeral services will be Saturday, April 4, 2009 at 12:00 noon from Friendship Baptist Church, Bellamy. Rev. Marcus Lawrence will deliver the eulogy; Rev. Melvin Lard is pastor. Mr. Tensley will lie in repose one hour prior to funeral time. Interment follows in Elmwood Memorial Gardens, Hwy. 11-East (across from WSLY radio station) York, Alabama. Visitation for family and friends is Friday afternoon from 3-6:00 p.m. at the WEATHERLY Chapel in York. The processional will leave from the Tensley residence at 11:45 a.m. Saturday morning.
Those left to cherish precious memories are: a loving wife, Barbara Vawters Tensley, Bellamy, Ala; three children- Michael and Monique Tensley, Bellamy, Ala., and Shawn Vawters, Huntsville, Ala; five brothers- Lloyd, Floyd, James, Leonard and Herman Tensley, all of Sweetwater, Ala; five sisters- Helen Lockett, Mobile, Ala., Amy Shannon and Lois Moore, Selma, Ala., Anne Anderson, Birmingham, Ala., and Loretta Williams of Sweetwater; four (4) grandchildren- Tyanna Dunigan, Eymia Tensley, Monetirius and Dominique Tensley; nieces, nephews, cousins and many other relatives and friends who loved him dearly.
We at WEATHERLY FUNERAL HOME (York) and WEATHERLY-STUDDARD MEMORIAL CHAPEL (Butler) offer to the entire Tensley Family our most sincere and heartfelt sympathy. Our prayer is that God will continue to comfort, strengthen and sustain you during you time of bereavement.
WEATHERLY FUNERAL HOME, York, Alabama, entrusted with arrangements.