Phyllis Ann Hendley

Phyllis Ann Hendley CONCORD - Phyllis Ann Hendley, 68, of Concord, NC, died Saturday, November 2, 2013, after a long battle with cancer. She was dearly loved and will be missed by all who had the pleasure of knowing her. She was born to the late Elwood Jones and Mae Ward, August 2, 1945, in Durham, NC. Phyllis graduated from Southern High School in 1964. Phyllis was preceded in death by her parents Elwood and Mae Jones, and sister, Eleanor Gay Walters all of Durham, NC. She was married to Steve Lee, where they lived together in Concord, NC. Phyllis moved to Kannapolis, NC, in 1975, was a former owner of Basket Surprises in Concord, and subsequently went to work in Human resources at Cabarrus Memorial Hospital; she left the hospital after 12 years and joined Steve as the Financial Administrator at United Claims Service, Inc. an insurance adjusting company they owned together in Concord, NC. Phyllis loved to watch her grandsons play baseball and more than anything she just loved spending time with her son Todd and the boys. Phyllis is survived by her husband Steve, son Todd, and his wife Stacey; grandsons Tyler Hendley, and Jayden Hendley along with Stacey's two daughters, Victoria Davis and Claire Davis; Steve's daughters, Jennifer Beaver, her husband Todd and their two children, Zachary and Samantha, and Jacqueline Masi and her two sons, Trenton and Graham; Phyllis's sister Linda Faye Mitchell; brother Elwood Jones, of Durham, NC, as well as nephews Jonathon Jones of Durham, NC, Phillip Mitchell, of Roxboro, NC, his wife Charlene, and their three children; as well as cousins from both Durham and eastern NC. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 PM Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013, at Whitley's Funeral Home Chapel officiated by Rev. Robert Leonard. Burial will follow at Carolina Memorial Park. The family will receive friends at Whitley's from 6 to 8 PM Monday evening. Online condolences may be left at www.whitleysfuneralhome.com.

Funeral Home

Whitley's Funeral Home
1748 Dale Earnhardt Blvd Kannapolis, NC 28083
(704) 933-2222

Published in Charlotte Observer on Nov. 4, 2013