A Celebration of Life Service will be held for Mr. Tom Marcus Hensley at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, June 19, 2014 at Hill Crest Memorial Chapel. Officiating the service will be Bro. Scott Sullivan. Interment will follow at Haughton Cemetery. The family will be receiving friends on Wednesday, June 18, 2014 from 5:00-7:00 pm at Hill Crest Funeral Home.
Mark was a native of Haughton, Louisiana and lived in the Bossier City/Shreveport area for the past 34 years. He was a Louisiana Tech graduate where he was a member of the Sigma Nu fraternity. After graduating, he pursued a career in civil engineering at SWEPCO. Following his career in engineering, Mark became a private business owner. He owned Ark-La-Tex Embroidery for many years and enjoyed creating items for customers. Mark then moved on to a career in realty which he continued until his passing.
Mark enjoyed traveling, watching sports, and spending time with his children. He was very sociable and never met a stranger.
He is preceded in death by his parents: Dude and Dorothy Hensley.
Mark is survived by his daughter, Ashley Elizabeth Hensley, and his son, Nathan Ryan Hensley; both of Bossier City. He is also survived by 2 brothers and a sister.
Pallbearers will be Nathan Hensley, Jon Scoggins, Glenn Maynor, Ronnie Elliot, Dan Krohn, and Kristopher Thompson.
Words of comfort may be shared with the family by visiting www.hillcrestmemorialfh.com.