Georgina Haydon Hensley Webb, 89, Topeka: October 23, 1925 – March 28, 2015

TOPEKA – Georgina Haydon Hensley Webb, 89, of Topeka, Kan., passed away on March 28, 2015. She was born Oct. 23, 1925, in Topeka, the daughter of George and Marcella Haydon.

She graduated from Topeka High School and attended Washburn University. Georgina married Harland Hensley on March 4, 1945, in Topeka. He preceded her in death May 31, 1981. She married Marvin Webb on June 5, 1983, in Topeka. He preceded her in death March 23, 1999.

Georgina and Marvin were co-developers of Southboro Estates Subdivision in southeast Topeka. She was employed by Topeka Public Schools USD 501 for 23 years, and later became property manager of Shorey Villa, a senior HUD affordable housing complex, where she worked until she was hospitalized in February. Georgina was a member of the North Topeka Baptist Church for 82 years and a life-long member and precinct committeewoman of the Democratic Party.

Georgina and Harland had four children and her major learning challenge began when she became a parent. She was forever grateful for all she learned from her children and grandchildren.

She is survived by her sister, Blanche Roswurm; her children and their spouses, Daryle Coleman (Alan), Randall Hensley (Billie Ann Harber), Anthony Hensley (Deborah), and Timothy Hensley (Kathy); grandchildren, Georgann Coleman, Tony Coleman (Terri), Casey Coleman (Susan Sakash), Katie Bivens (Jason); and great-grandchildren, Brighton, Harland, Quinn, Lollimae, Cleio, Lily and Booker.

The family will receive friends 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, April 1, at Davidson Funeral Home. Memorial services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, April 2, at North Topeka Baptist Church, 123 NW Gordon St. Interment will follow at Topeka Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to North Topeka Baptist Church or to a charity of the donor’s choice, and sent in care of Davidson Funeral Home, 1035 N. Kansas Ave., Topeka, KS 66608. Online condolences may be made at

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