|Birth: ||Dec. 6, 1931|
South Carolina, USA
|Death: ||May 20, 2008|
Gordon Taylor Hendrix
(December 6, 1931 - May 20, 2008)
Gordon Taylor Hendrix, 76, of Lakeside passed away Tuesday, May 20, 2008, at a Phoenix hospital.
He was born December 6, 1931, at Columbia, SC, the son of Walter and Viva (Dennis) Hendrix. He was raised and attended school in Columbia.
Following graduation, he entered the US Air Force and was a veteran of the Korean Conflict, serving four years. He came to Arizona in 1952 while in the Air Force and the same year he was married to Ella. After his enlistment he went to work for civil service as a printer at Williams AFB, where he remained for 35 years until retiring in 1978. They moved to Lakeside in 1979 and he again worked as a printer for several more years. He enjoyed fishing, working on cars and reading. He was well known as a good story teller. He was a member of the New Life Community Church of the Nazarene.
Survivors include a daughter, Sue Van Donselaar and husband Tom of Glendale; two sons, Stanley Hendrix and wife Candy of South Carolina and Milton Hendrix and wife Rhonda of Taylor; a sister, Pat Fetner of South Carolina; and seven grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, wife and daughter Stephanie.
Viewing will be from 1:30 to 5:30 P.M., Friday, May 23 at Black's Mortuary. Funeral services will be at 1:00 P.M., Saturday, May 24th at the New Life Community Church of the Nazarene with Pastor Larry Cornett officiating. Burial will follow at the Show Low Cemetery.
(Obit: Black's Mortuary, Show Low, Arizona)
Walter Taylor Hendrix (1909 - 1963)
Viva Dennis Hendrix (1907 - 1995)
Ella May Coffman Hendrix (1930 - 2004)
Show Low Cemetery
Created by: Sharla
Record added: Aug 01, 2009
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