Hendrix, Pat (Cleveland)

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Pat Hendrix, 70, a resident of Cleveland, Tennessee, passed away on December 3, 2017.

Pat had many hobbies including metal detecting, collecting artifacts, and more recently she was very active into genealogy. She was an instrumental member in the Meigs County Museum and Historical Society. But more than anything, Pat loved her family. She will dearly missed by all that knew her, and her memory will be cherish forever. 

She was preceded in death by her parents, William Theodore Lewis and Dorothy McNabb Layman; grandson, Stephen Lewis Whitmire; and daughter, Samantha Renee Whitmire.

She leaves behind to cherish her memory, her loving husband of 51 years, Byron Hendrix; son, Sammy Whitmire; grandsons, Alex Jordan Whitmire and Tyler Whitmire; granddaughter, Amy Whitmire; great-granddaughter, Laynee SaRae Whitmire; sisters, Joyce Nastvogle and Phyllis Roundtree; sister-in-law, who was like a sister, Brenda Russell; as well as numerous extended family and friends.

A celebration of life service is planned for Wednesday Dec. 6, at 6 p.m. at Companion Funeral Home, located at 2419 Georgetown Road NW, Cleveland, Tn. 37311.

The family will receive friends two hours prior, from 4-6 p.m. at the funeral home.

You are invited to share a personal memory of Pat or your condolences with her family at her online memorial located at www.companionfunerals.com. Companion Funeral and Cremation Service and the Cody family are honored to assist the Hendrix family with these arrangements. 

Below is an email that Ms. Paulette Jones, the director of the museum and historical society, sent out after Ms. Pat’s passing.

“It is with much sadness that I report the death of our dear Historical Society member and special friend Pat Hendrix.

"Pat passed away last evening. She was an asset to our Society and did most of the research for the many inquiries we received. She never charged for her time and just asked that people make a donation to the Historical Society. Many years these donations sustained us. She never missed a meeting and was always so sweet and thoughtful to each of us. Our prayers and thoughts go to her husband Byron and granddaughter Laynee and the rest of the family.

"Pat and Byron had visited my home yesterday afternoon while out roaming around her beloved Meigs County, which she was so devoted to.

"I and the rest will miss her greatly.

"Paulette”


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