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Charles Hendrix

Services will be 1 p.m. Saturday at First United Methodist Church in Dyersburg, with the Rev. Robert Craig and Dr. David Russell officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery. Dyersburg Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
The family will receive visitors 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday at the church.
Pallbearers will be Bobby Gallahaire, Charles Hendrix III, David Fisher, J. Dan Gullett, Jake Browning and Lowell Beck. Honorary pallbearers will be Jubilate Deo Sunday School Class.
The family requests that memorials be directed to the Community Cancer Fund or to First United Methodist Church in Dyersburg.
He was the owner/operator of Thelma’s Skateland in Dyersburg and Union City. He was a member of First United Methodist Church and was an avid pilot and member of the Civil Air Patrol. Mr. Hendrix was a skilled carpenter, an avid golfer and pool player and loved antique cars. He was a U.S. Army veteran, serving from 1959-1962.
Survivors include his wife, Louise Hendrix of Dyersburg; three daughters and two sons-in-law, Tommie and Greg Hamilton of Obion, Anita Hendrix of Dyersburg and Michelle and David Simpson of Bartlett; his son and daughter-in-law, Charles Hendrix Jr. and Jackie Hendrix of Dyersburg; 12 grandchildren, Charlie Vestal, Gloria Ellis, Shane Hamilton, Lucas Hamilton, Indie Del Hendrix, Charles Kendel Hendrix III, Diana Paschal, Priscilla Gardner, Cecily Simpson, Christian Simpson, Preston Simpson and Braden Simpson; and eight great-grandchildren, Brylee Vestal, Lyndsay Reasons, Skilynn Lemons, Jameson Hamilton, Jackson Hamilton, Ella Hamilton, Lily Hamilton and Decklyn Roberson.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Homer Jester and Thelma Marie (Woodard) Hendrix; his sister, Evelyn Jordan; his infant grandson, Charles Kendel Hendrix III; and his great-grandchild, Bailey Hamilton.