Posted: Friday, October 26, 2012 4:02 pm
Kenneth Raleigh Henley, 65, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Oct. 24, 2012, after a short battle with cancer.
Kenneth was born Dec. 29, 1946, to Hubert Raleigh and the late Rita Victoria (Mullins) Henley. He was a native Memphian and graduated from Treadwell High School in 1966. He retired from Henley Distributing Co. after 30 long years of service as vice president of operations. He was a member of Germantown Church of Christ.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Rita Henley; a daughter, Amanda Faith Henley; and his mother-in-law, Ella Mae Black Pollard Wheeler.
He is survived by his loving wife of 22 years, Susie Pollard Henley; his father, Raleigh Henley; one brother, Richard Henley (Sherri); two stepchildren, Carla Woodruff (Doug) and Charles Alan King (Lavonna); two nephews, Mark Henley (Vanessa) and Tim Henley (Natalie); and one niece, Sarah Henley. He is also survived by his father-in-law, George Wade Pollard (Irene); two brothers-in-law, Larry Pollard (Linda) and Jerry Pollard; two sisters-in-law, Jan Byars and Diane Crenshaw (Jere); grandchildren, Kristen Lynn King Bridges, Colby Austin King, Noah Alan King and Jason and Brittney Kalwyck; and three great-nieces, Maya, Annaliase and Emily Henley.
Services will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Memphis Funeral Home and Memorial Gardens on Poplar Avenue. with burial to follow in Memphis Memory Gardens.
The family will receive friends today from 5–8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Published in The Messenger 10.26.12