Arthur B. Hendrix, Sr.
October 21, 1932 ~ July 10, 2003
Resided in: Asheville, NC
Arthur B. Hendrix, Sr., 70, of 188 Brickyard Road, Asheville, went to be with the Lord Thursday, July 10, 2003, at the Hospice Solace Center after a short illness. Mr. Hendrix was born in Buncombe County and was a son of the late James Hubert and Mazzuri Kansas Hollifield Hendrix, Sr. He was an Army veteran of the Korean conflict and a former driver for Kennerly Oil Co. He is survived by his wife of 44 years, Barbara Parham Hendrix; two daughters, Pamela Hendrix of Weaverville and Donna Hendrix Marshall and her husband Tommy of Asheville; two sons, Arthur Burnice “Artie” Hendrix, Jr. and his wife Reta and Jason Eric Hendrix and his wife Priscilla, all of Leicester; a sister, Margaret Louise Riddle of Candler; two granddaughters, Crystal and Brittany, and three grandsons, Carl, Josh, and Tanner. Funeral services will be at 2:00 pm Monday in the Patton Avenue chapel of Groce Funeral Home with the Revs. Don Metcalf and Royce Metcalf officiating. Burial will be at Pine Forest Cemetery near Barnardsville. His family will receive friends rom 7 - 8:30 pm Sunday at the funeral home.