Veteran of the U.S. Navy serving during WWII. Preceded in death by his brothers, Bill Hennis, Jack Hennis & Richard Hennis; sister, Winifred Walters; mother in-law, Mary Ellen Lynch and son in-law, John Mongrain. Survived by his wife of 69 years, Dorothy Hennis of Brentwood, TN; daughters, Paula (Bob Clinard) Joyner-Clinard of Hermitage, TN and Rebecca Mongrain of Kingston Springs, TN; grandchildren, Richard Paul (Raquel) Joyner, Jacob John Mongrain, Matthew Evan Clinard and Jessica June Mongrain.
Graveside service will be 3:00PM Thursday, June 15, 2017 at Williamson Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at Williamson Memorial Funeral Home. 615-794-2289. www.williamsonmemorial.com