Cortney Renea Beldon Hensley, 28, died March 9, 2013, in Laurel County. Born March 29, 1984, in Danville, she was the daughter of Joseph Harse and Jeanette Phillips Beldon.
A 2002 graduate of Boyle County High School, Cortney played soccer, basketball and softball and was voted Funniest Senior. She earned a degree in criminal justice at Eastern Kentucky University. She attended Dorthae Pentecostal Church, Corbin. Cortney was a beautiful young lady with a great smile and a good sense of humor who lived life to the fullest. She had compassion for others and took time to be a thoughtful and loving friend, wife, daughter and sister. Cortney married the love of her life, Travis Joel Hensley on Oct. 6, 2013.
In addition to her parents and her husband, she is survived by her sister, Ashley (Jason) Moody, of Harrodsburg; a brother, Joey R. (Sara) Beldon, of Fort Campbell; mother and father-in-law, Larry and Debbie Hensley, of Corbin; two sisters-in-law, Jennifer (Darrell) Zilinsky and Megan Renee Hensley, all of Corbin; a niece, Emma Marie Zilinsky and a nephew, Carson Riley Beldon, and several aunts, uncles, and cousins.
The funeral service will be 1 p.m. Tuesday at Gethsemane Baptist Church with Bros. Steve James and Billy Evans officiating. Burial will be in Hustonville Cemetery. Pallbearers are Darrell Zilinsky, Bradley Smith, Derrick Beldon, Jason Wallace, Tyler Beldon, Tom Mills and Troy LeBlanc. Honorary pallbearers are Tyler Pierce, Sherry Dunn, Katie Phillips, Lyndsey Robinson and Brittany Grubbs.
Visitation is after 4 p.m. Monday at Gethsemane Baptist Church and Tuesday from 11 a.m. until the service.
Memorial donations may be made to the Cortney Beldon Hensley Memorial Fund c/o PNC Bank, 121 South 4th St., Danville, Ky. 40422. The online guestbook is available at www.stithfuneralhome.net.