VARDAMAN – Daniel Aven “Dan” Hendrix, 58, went to his Heavenly Home on Dec. 29, 2012. He was born April 16, 1954, in Calhoun City, the son of Charles Paul and Agnes Gulledge Hendrix.
He was a member of Reedy’s Chapel Baptist Church in Calhoun City. He was a 31-year National Guard veteran, an avid outdoorsman, deer hunter, loved Ole Miss football and serving his country.
Services with full military honors will be at 2 p.m. today at Pryor Funeral Home Chapel in Calhoun City with Bro. Chris Duncan and Bro. Gladwin Carpenter officiating. Burial will be in Reedy’s Chapel Cemetery in Calhoun City. Pryor Funeral Home of Calhoun City is in charge of arrangements.
A complete obituary will be published in the Wednesday, Jan. 9, Chickasaw Journal.
Honorary pallbearers are Mike Gosa, Doug Denton, Shane Cook, Scott West, Scott Ledbetter, David Brower, Joe Cowsert, Joe Cook, Jimmy Coker, David Mitchell, Charles Parker, Jimmy Luther, Kenny Rimmer, Jasper Bumgart, Bill Davis, James H. Easley, Will Clark and retirees from the 223rd Engineer Battalion.
Survivors include his wife, Cheryl Easley Hendrix, Vardaman; four daughters, Niki Hendrix Mask, Pontotoc, Danielle Hendrix (Nathaniel) Dean, Pontotoc, Cricket Bonds, Abbeville, and Kiesha Long (Keith) Goff, Southaven; two sisters, Gail (Joe) Russell, Big Creek, Paula (Richard) Bryant, Pittsboro; two brothers, Scotty (Carol) Hendrix, Leesville, La., Mike (Sussy) Hendrix, Big Creek; and seven grandchildren, Raegan Box, Bryson Dean, Addison Mask, Eli Dean, Skylar Dean, Zoe Dean and Ryan Goff.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Charles Paul and Agnes Gulledge Hendrix.