Mr. William Harland “Sammy” Hendricks, Jr., age 79, a resident of De Queen, Arkansas, died Friday, March 3, 2017 in Texarkana, Arkansas.
He was born August 19, 1937 in De Queen. He was retired from Weyerhaeuser, was a former teacher; a member of the Army National Guard and a Christian.
Mr. Hendricks was preceded in death by his parents, William Hendricks, Sr. and Mary Iona Hendrix; one sister, Gwen DeMoss and one granddaughter, Shauna Oswald.
He is survived by his wife, Fonda Hill of De Queen; four daughters and three sons-in-law, Leslie and Ronny Bates of Hooks, Texas, Margaret Reavis of Texarkana, Texas, Marsie and Gary Oswald of Texarkana, Arkansas and Rani and James Dodez of Tyler, Texas; two sons and daughters-in-law, John and Patia Hendricks of Texarkana, Arkansas and Scott and Amy Shores of Lincoln, Rhode Island; his brothers and sisters, Patricia Nemeth of Madison, Illinois, Priscilla Saelim of Broken Bow, Oklahoma, Glenn Munn of San Antonio, Texas, Starlyn Fairchild of Grayslake, Illinois, Terry Hendricks of Aloha, Oregon, Roberta Weisemes of Aurora, Illinois and Tommy Hendricks of Ocean View, Hawaii; 14 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren.
A memorial service for Mr. Hendricks will be held at 4:30 p.m., Monday, March 6, 2017, in the Wilkerson Funeral Home Chapel.
You may register on-line at www.wilkersonfuneralhomes.com