Sunset Northwest Funeral Home

6321 Bandera Road, San Antonio, TX


Elsie E. Perrigue Hensley

23 January, 193229 June, 2020

January 23, 1932- June 29, 2020 Elsie E. Perrigue Hensley died on June 29, 2020 after a battle with Dementia. She was born in Corpus Christi, Texas on January 23,1932, where she was born to Lawrence & Myrtle Long Perrigue who have proceeded her in death along with her brother Ralph Perrigue. Elsie graduated from Corpus Christi High School 1948 and graduated Del Mar College 1950. She worked in the Insurance Industry for 25 years. She was a member of Crossroads Baptist Church. Elsie married John H. Hensley in 1954 who proceeded her in death as well as her grandson Richard Hammock. She is survived by her son, William (wife Connie); daughter Gayle Hensley, Megan Hammock Mendoza (husband Chris), Britany Hensley Carreno (husband Tim); great grandchildren, Jessica, Ethan and Travis Hammock, Paula Rose, Mila Carreno. A private graveside service will be conducted at Sunset Memorial Park Cemetery.


  • William Hensley and wife Connie, Son
  • Gayle Hensley, Daughter
  • Megan Hammock Mendoza and husband Chris, Daughter
  • Britany Hensley Carreno and husband Tim, Daughter
  • Jessica Hammock, Great-granddaughter
  • Ethan Hammock, Great Grandson
  • Travis Hammock, Great Grandson
  • Paula Rose, Great Granddaughter
  • Mila Carreno, Great Granddaughter

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  • Private Graveside Service


Elsie E. Perrigue Hensley

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Melissa Hammock Ward

2 July 2020

Travis and I will always cherish our visits with you, the lunches we shared, the laughs, the hugs. We love you and will miss you until we meet again. May you Rest In Peace.

Sandy Cooper

1 July 2020

My husband (Joe) and I would go visit John and Elsie. They were both such lovely people. We enjoyed our conversations with them. Sorry to hear Elsie has passed on. May she RIP
Joe and Sandy Cooper

Jim and Doris Kidwell

1 July 2020

Elsie was a good friend in Corpus Christi. We all attended South Bluff UMC. We missed seeing her and Bill when hey moved to San Antonio. We remember many good times in Corpus.
Our Love to her family.
Jim and Doris Kidwell


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