Townson-Rose Funeral Home

Obituary for Hubbie Lee Brown Henson


12/07/1928 - 05/18/2017


Hubbie Lee Brown Henson, age 88, of Murphy, NC passed away Thursday, May 18, 2017 at Murphy Medical Center Nursing Home.

She was born in Union County, GA and the daughter of the late Von and Etna Williamson Brown. Hubbie was a homemaker. She lived most of her life in the Peachtree community and was an active member of the Canyon Road Baptist Church. Hubbie enjoyed going antique shopping, finding stamps and special pictures of houses.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband of 63 years, Zeb Henson; daughter, Evelyn Henson; brother, Robert Brown; and sisters, Lassie Brown and Betty Maney.

She is survived by her son, Wade Marshall Henson and wife Ruth of the Peachtree community; one daughter, Brenda Teems and husband Leon of the Peachtree community; two sisters, Ruby Swanson of Lawrenceville, GA and Elle Fay Dotson of Demorest, GA; grandchildren, Melissa Teems Nelson and husband Jason of Brasstown; Corey Teems and Lucas Henson of Murphy, NC and Samatha Henson of Charlotte, NC; two great-grandchildren, Dillon and Sarah Nelson of Brasstown; two great-great-grandchildren, two step-grandchildren, Missy Little and husband Kit and April Massey and husband Shawn; seven step-great-grandchildren; one step-great-great grandchild; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral Services will be held at 2 PM, Sunday, May 21, 2017 at the Townson-Rose Funeral Home Chapel in Murphy, NC. Rev.Bill Dyer and Rev.Rondall Ford will officiate. Burial will be in the Henderson Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Corey Teems, Lucas Henson, Jerry Swanson, Gary Maney, Ronnie Brown and Dillon Nelson. Honorary pallbearers will be Danny Dotson, Keith Maney, Tommy Brown and David Swanson.

The family will receive friends from 6-8 PM, Saturday, May 20, 2017 at the Townson-Rose Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Gideon's International, PO Box 164, Murphy, NC 28906.

Townson Rose Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


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