Drexel Obituaries

Drexel Obituaries

Local obituary notices in Drexel, NC

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  • Oct 13, 2017 | via WCNC-TV Charlotte 

    Funeral today for firefighter killed clearing storm ...

    Funeral services will be held Friday for Jason Hensley in Burke County. The 40-year-old firefighter was hit and killed by a car Sunday night while trying to clear debris from the roadway following severe storms.

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  • Oct 11, 2017 | via WSOCTV 

    Judge triples bond for driver who hit, killed Burke ...

    Family members, friends and an entire community are grieving after a Triple Community Fire Department firefighter was hit and killed by a pickup truck while clearing storm debris late Sunday night in Drexel. Department officials said that two firefighters were clearing debris from the roadway on Highway 70 when a pickup truck driven by Randall Stewart traveling eastbound struck firefighter Jason Hensley, 40, just before midnight.

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  • Oct 11, 2017 | via WSOCTV 

    Procession held for firefighter hit, killed by truck...

    Family members, friends and an entire community are grieving after a Triple Community Fire Department firefighter was hit and killed by a pickup truck while clearing storm debris late Sunday night in Drexel. Department officials said that two firefighters were clearing debris from the roadway on Highway 70 when a pickup truck traveling eastbound struck firefighter Jason Hensley, 40, just before midnight.

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