Aubrey Bost Wensil, age 85 of Cooleemee, NC, entered his heavenly home on November 9, 2022.
Aubrey was born on June 6, 1937, in Cabarrus, NC. He was the son of the late Cletus Dennis Wensil and Velma Bost Wensil. In addition to his mother and father, Aubrey was preceded in death by his sons, Dwayne Wensil, Brian Wensil, and Shannon Wensil, a brother Carlton Wensil, and two sisters Roselyn McCall and Pansy Trivette.
In life, Aubrey graduated from Cabarrus Co. High School with the class of 1954. He chose a career in construction where he worked with Bell South and Centel for 40 plus years until he retired. In 1957, Aubrey married his loving wife of 65 years, Mary Lee (Gray) Wensil. As a man of the Baptist faith, Aubrey was an active member of Victory Baptist Church. He was a former Deacon, a youth Sunday school teacher, and a Charter member. Aubrey was always very active in his community and was a city commissioner in the town of Cooleemee. In addition to being a city commissioner he was also a founding member of the Cooleemee Civitan Club.
Aubrey leaves behind to cherish his memory, his wife Mary Lee Wensil of Cooleemee, a son Keith Wensil (Kathy) of Salisbury, NC, a daughter Angela Crotts (Dan) of Mocksville, eight grandchildren Shana Corker, Dana Garris, Timothy Garris, Joshua Crotts, Erin Mabe, Eric Wensil, Kimberly Wensil, and Ben Harden, 17 great grandchildren, and one great-great grandchild.
On Monday, November 14, a visitation for Aubrey will be held at Victory Baptist Church from 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm. Following visitation at 5:00 pm a memorial service will take place, also at Victory Baptist Church. Pastor Shelby Harbor will officiate the service.
We, the staff at Davie Funeral service of Mocksville are honored to serve the Wensil Family.