Donald Claiborn Henley Obituary

Donald Claiborn Henley

<p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong><span style="font-size:16px;">Donald Claiborn Henley, 73, of Chattanooga passed away October 15, 2020 in a local hospital.</span></strong></p> <p><strong><span style="font-size:16px;">A lifelong resident of Chattanooga, he was a retired Lieutenant from the Chattanooga Fire Dept. after 38 years of service.</span></strong></p> <p><strong><span style="font-size:16px;">Mr. Henley was preceded in death by his parents, Calvin Howard Henley and Ethel Henley;&nbsp; and brother, Sammy Henley.</span></strong></p> <p><strong><span style="font-size:16px;">He is survived by his wife, Joyce Henley;&nbsp; two sons, Nicholas (Dana Taylor) Henley and Yancy Henley;&nbsp; brother, Richard Henley;&nbsp; grandchildren, Kayla and Khole Henley all of Chattanooga;&nbsp; nephews and nieces, Lindy Henley, Suzette Linfonte, Kip Henley, Brent Henley, Deonne Taylor, Mike Henley and Lisa Wilkie.</span></strong></p> <p><strong><span style="font-size:16px;">Services will be held Monday, October 19th at 1 p.m. in the funeral home chapel with Pastor Steve Cape officiating.&nbsp;&nbsp; Burial will follow at Hamilton Memorial Gardens with Dick Shipley, Lindy Henley, Tracy Smith, Richard Henley, Charlie Duggan, Mike Long, and Mike Henley serving as pallbearers.</span></strong></p> <p><strong><span style="font-size:16px;">You may visit www.heritagechattanooga.com to share condolences to the family, view the memorial tribute and view funeral services livestream.</span></strong></p> <p><strong><span style="font-size:16px;">The family will receive friends Sunday from 2-8 pm at Heritage Funeral Home, 7454 E. Brainerd Road.</span></strong></p> <p><strong><span style="font-size:16px;">All CDC guidelines will be followed including face coverings during visitation and services and social distancing.</span></strong></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <title></title> <style type="text/css">.button { background-color: #FFD55A; border: none; color: white; padding: 20px 34px; text-align: center; text-decoration: none; display: inline-block; font-size: 20px; margin: 4px 2px; cursor: pointer; } </style> <p style="text-align: center;"><a class="button" href="https://www.oneroomstreaming.com/view/authorise.php?k=160288843581548">Click HERE to view the livestream</a></p> <p>&nbsp;</p>
October 16, 1946 - October 15, 202010/16/194610/15/2020
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Donald Claiborn Henley, 73, of Chattanooga passed away October 15, 2020 in a local hospital.

A lifelong resident of Chattanooga, he was a retired Lieutenant from the Chattanooga Fire Dept. after 38 years of service.

Mr. Henley was preceded in death by his parents, Calvin Howard Henley and Ethel Henley;  and b...

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Oct
18
Visitation
Sunday, October 18 2020
02:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Heritage Funeral Homes & Cremation Services - Chattanooga
7454 E. Brainerd Road
Chattanooga, TN 
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Oct
19
Visitation
Monday, October 19 2020
11:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Heritage Funeral Homes & Cremation Services (Chattanooga)
7454 E. Brainerd Road
Chattanooga, TN 37421
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Oct
19
Funeral Service
Monday, October 19 2020
01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Heritage Funeral Home Chapel - Chattanooga
7454 E. Brainerd Road
Chattanooga, TN 
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