Reese Henry, age 88, of Nancy, KY., departed this life on Tuesday August 1, 2017 at Hospice of Lake Cumberland Jean Waddle Care Center.

Reese was born on April 22, 1929 in Irvine, KY., to the late Frank and Francis Tipton Henry. He was a self-employed drywall hanger and enjoyed spending time on the lake, fishing and boating, and loved his dog and constant companion, Missy.

He is survived by his wife, Gail Henry, of whom he married on September 21, 1963 in Dayton, OH; three sons, David Henry of Sanford, FL; Jeff Henry of Oklahoma; and Greg Henry of Greenville, OH; four daughters, Freda Leep of Sanford, FL; Colleen Denlinger of Celina, OH; Diana Tucker of Dayton, OH; and Vonda Greer of Jamestown, TN; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Pam Wade, two sons, Timothy Henry and Rick Henry, and one brother, Manuel Henry.

A Memorial Graveside Service will be held on Saturday August 5, 2017 at 3:00pm at Pottershop Cemetery in Faubush, KY.

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Lake Cumberland Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements for Reese Henry.