Journal-Times (Grayson, KY)

January 21, 2013

Lena Joyce Hanshaw



Jan. 21, 2013 — Lena Joyce Hanshaw, 69, of Olive Hill, passed away Friday evening, Jan. 18, 2013, in Carter Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Grayson.

        She was born July 16, 1943, in Carter County, a daughter of the late Stirl and Dorothy Bledsoe Hanshaw.

        Lena was of the Baptist faith and was a seamstress at Cowdens in Olive Hill. She enjoyed sewing, crocheting, watching old movies and spending time with her family and friends.

        In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two sisters, Shelva Jean Hanshaw and Audrey Faye Hanshaw.

        Lena is survived by two brothers and sisters-in-law, Don and Bonnie Hanshaw and Gary and Janie Hanshaw, all of Olive Hill, and several nieces and nephews. She also leaves many other family members and friends who will sadly miss her.

        Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2013, at Globe Funeral Chapel in Olive Hill with Elder Jim Carroll and Elder J. D. Riggs officiating. Burial will follow in the Hanshaw Family Cemetery on Route 986 in Olive Hill.

        Friends may visit from 6 to 9 p.m. Monday, Jan. 21, 2013, and until the service hour Tuesday at Globe Funeral Chapel, 17277 West US Highway 60, Olive Hill, KY 41164.

        Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.

        Condolences may be sent to the family at