Mr. Junior Hendrix passed away Saturday, November 24, 2012 at St. Mary’s of Michigan. Age 86 years. He was born December 5, 1925 in Knoxville, Tennessee to Eddie and Alice Hendrix.
Junior loved sports and in his spare time he enjoyed watching baseball. He was loved by many and will be missed by all who knew and loved him.
He leaves to cherish his memory one son, Robert E. Hendrix; one daughter, Elizabeth A. (Michael B.) Carpenter Sr.; three grandchildren, Travis Hendrix, Michael B. Carpenter Jr., Miranda Carpenter; one sister and brother; several nieces and nephews; one sister-in-law, Willie Mae Hendrix; one brother-in-law, George Powell; many other relatives and friends including a special friend, Tracy Sherley.
Junior was preceded in death by his wife, Willie Mae Hendrix; three sons, LeRoy Brown, Walter and James Hendrix; one daughter, Anita Hendrix; one grand-daughter, Taryn Carpenter; one great-grandson, Tavarus Carpenter.
The family would like to express special thanks to Paradise Funeral Chapel and St. Mary’s of Michigan.