Ralph Hendrix (1934 - 2014)

  • "So sorry to hear of "Coon's" passing. He was always so open..."
    - Ruth Ann LaBoone
  • ""Coon" will be deeply missed. He was a wonderful friend,..."
    - Keith and Shannon Galloway
  • "Haven't seen Ralph in a number of years, but still consider..."
    - Tommy Dodgens
  • "We will all miss Coon! Growing up in my day, if you talked..."
    - Jerry Gilstrap
  • "Dear Inez and Family, We were so sorry to hear about Ralph...."
    - Audrey and Randy Dawkins

Ralph Nelson Hendrix


Mr. Ralph Nelson "Coon" Hendrix, 80, husband of Inez Dickard Hendrix, passed away Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at Rainey Hospice House, Anderson.

Born in Pickens County, a son of the late Arthur "Ott" Hendrix, Sr. and Alberta Ramey Hendrix, Mr. Hendrix worked with Woodside Mills of Easley for forty-three years and later retired from the White Horse Mill Plant of JP Stevens. He was a member of Geer Memorial Baptist Church, and a US Navy veteran having served in WWII.

Surviving, in addition to his wife of the home, are a son, Calvin Andrew "Andy" Sheridan (Susan) of Easley; a granddaughter, Ashley Sheridan; and several nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, Mr. Hendrix was predeceased by two brothers, Furman Hendrix and Arthur Hendrix, Jr.; and a sister, JoAnne McCall.

Funeral services will be 3:00 PM Thursday, August 28, 2014 in the chapel of Robinson Funeral Home-Downtown with Rev. Dr. Robert Dickard and Rev. Dr. Wayne Dickard officiating. Burial will follow in Greenlawn Memorial Park with military honors.

The family will receive friends from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM Wednesday at Robinson Funeral Home-Downtown.

Memorials may be made to Geer Memorial Baptist Church, 911 South Fifth Street, Easley, SC 29640.

The family is at the home of his son and daughter-in-law, Andy and Susan Sheridan, 112 Upper Lake Drive, Easley, SC 29640.

Condolences may be expressed online at www.robinsonfuneralhomes.com or in person at Robinson Funeral Home-Downtown, which is assisting the family.


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Robinson Funeral Home & Crematory - Downtown
305 West Main Street  Easley, SC 29640
(864) 859-4001
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Published in The Greenville News on Aug. 27, 2014
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