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Bette Louise Henslee
  • Memorials may be made to
  • St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
    501 St. Jude Place
    Memphis, TN 38105

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“Bette was my first team leader at Southern Division NAVFAC. She was a great teacher and a better person. She will be missed... ”
1 of 4 | Posted by: Michael Miller

“Beautiful memories fill my mind as I think of Bette. She was a friend for over 40 years, having met in church. You are "family" to me and I thank you...Read More »
2 of 4 | Posted by: GENE PLYLER - Charleston, SC

3 of 4 | Posted by: Janna Grooms, PM, Carolina No. 25, O.E.S. - SC

“My heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of Miss Bette. I have known Miss Betty for many years having been the activities director at...Read More »
4 of 4 | Posted by: Kay Sontag - Davison, MI - Friend

Bette Wilson Henslee, 93, of Charleston, South Carolina, widow of Claud Henslee entered into eternal rest Sunday, January 1, 2017. Her Funeral Service will be held Wednesday, January 4, 2017 in Northbridge Baptist Church, 1160 Sam Rittenberg Blvd. at 11:00 a.m. Interment, Carolina Memorial Park. The family will receive friends Tuesday in J. HENRY STUHR INC., WEST ASHLEY CHAPEL, 3360 Glenn McConnell Pkwy from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. where an Eastern Star service will be held at 6 p.m.

Bette was born July 6, 1923 in Savannah, Georgia. Bette was a Past Matron of Charleston OES #56 and Charter member of Jessie Belle Shonk OES #269, and member of Northbridge Baptist Church.

She is survived by her daughter, Annette Brown Davis of Marietta, GA; three sons, Norman Brown Henslee of Springfield, VA; Michael C. Henslee of Charleston, SC; Julian C. Henslee of Tacoma, WA; nine grandchildren, and six great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105.

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