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William Stevens Hendricks
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Birth: Jan. 9, 1876
Cooke County
Texas, USA
Death: Nov. 26, 1950
Gotebo
Kiowa County
Oklahoma, USA

From the Nov. 30, 1950 Gotebo Record:

Williams Stevens Hendricks died Sunday night at his home north of Gotebo. He had been confined to his bed for more than two years. He was born in Cooke Co. TX on Jan. 9, 1876 and was united in marriage to Miss Rosa Spraggins on Nov. 6, 1907. To this union seven children were born. Mr. Hendricks had been a resident of the Gotebo community for more than 40 years and was a member of the Odd Fellows Lodge for 45 years. He was preceded in death by two daughters and a son. The son, TC Hendricks died in the service of his country in WWII. Survivors include his wife; two daughters, Zelma Hendricks of the home and Mrs. Lane Key of Chickasha; two sons, Troy Hendricks of Gotebo and Ellis Hendricks of San Francisco CA and seven grandchildren.

FROM THE MEMORY CARD:

Funeral services conducted at 2:30 o'clock Tuesday afternoon, November 28, at the Baptist Church, Gotebo, Oklahoma by the Rev. R.L. Glasgow.

Pallbearers were Andrew Evans, Lester Flowers, Herman Fields, Joe Suitor, V. Suitor and Logan Selle.

CROSSING THE BAR by Tennyson
Sunset and evening star, and one clear call for me!
And may there be no moaning of the Bar
When I put out to sea.

For tho' from out our bourne of Time and Place
The flood may bear me far,
I hope to see my Pilot - face to face,
When I have crost the bar. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Thomas Jefferson Hendricks (1823 - 1897)
  Laura Caroline Wells Hendricks (1838 - 1879)
 
 Spouse:
  Sarah Rosa Ella Spraggins Hendricks (1884 - 1958)*
 
 Children:
  Ellis Jefferson Hendricks (1912 - 2005)*
  Troy Stephen Hendricks (1914 - 1994)*
  Zelma Spraggins Hendricks Shepherd (1916 - 2002)*
  Ina Bell Hendricks Key (1918 - 2009)*
  T C Hendricks (1920 - 1944)*
  T C Hendricks (1920 - 1944)*
 
 Siblings:
  Harrison George Hendricks (1850 - 1938)**
  Marcus F. Palmer (1853 - 1932)**
  Erasmus P Palmer (1857 - 1919)**
  Alvaretta Hendricks Thompson (1858 - 1936)**
  Marietta Hendricks Franks (1862 - 1901)**
  Charles M. Palmer (1863 - 1901)**
  Sara Addie Hendricks Harman (1866 - 1938)**
  Walter Monroe Hendricks (1869 - 1938)*
  William Stevens Hendricks (1876 - 1950)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Odessa Cemetery
Lake Valley
Washita County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Created by: Linda Cardenas
Record added: Apr 14, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 35884008
William Stevens Hendricks
Added by: Linda Cardenas
 
 
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- Browneyes
 Added: Feb. 6, 2011

- David Bartelt
 Added: Aug. 18, 2010
Happy birthday, Granddad.
- Linda Cardenas
 Added: Jan. 9, 2010
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