Mr. Kerry Hendrix, age 56, passed into eternal rest on Sunday June 17th at East Georgia Medical Center. He was a Bulloch County native. At an early age he joined the Summer Hill Baptist Church where he served as a musician for many years. Kerry later joined Second St. John Missionary Baptist Church and has been a faithful member for over 10 years. Kerry served in the music ministry as a bass guitarist, he also played for the Brotherhood Community Male Chorus, Piney Grove Male Chorus, and the Sons of Emmaunel. He had a love for cooking and eating good food, therefore he graciously accepted to lead the Kitchen Ministry at the Second St. John Baptist Church.
He was a 1979 graduate of Statesboro High School and a graduate of Aurburn University of Auburn Alabama with an Associate degree in Dietary Services. He was a self-employed landscaper. He enjoyed playing his guitar with many choirs through out the community and abroad.
He is survived by his loving mother Mrs. Gloria W. Hendrix of Statesboro, Ga.; his loving daughters Danielle Buford of Grovetown, Ga., and Jessica Farr of Statesboro, Ga.; his loving grandchildren Laya White and Dylan White both of Grovetown, Ga., Corey Cone, Me'Khi Palmer, and Weston Farr all of Statesboro, Ga.; a loving sister Ms. Debra Hendrix of Indianapolis, Ind.; a loving brother Mr. James Russell Hendrix of Indianapolis, Ind.; a special friend Mrs. Cynthia McNair of Grovetown, Ga.; a loving nephew Jubril Mimiko of Indanapolis, Ind.; and a host of other relatives and friends.
Viewing for Mr. Kerry Hendrix will be Friday June 22, 2018 from 12-8pm at the Craig R. Tremble Funeral Home, Statesboro Chapel.
Home Going Celebration for Mr. Kerry Hendrix will be Saturday June 23, 2018 at 2pm at the Second Saint John Missionary Baptist Church, 1212 McDougald Hwy., Statesboro, Ga., with the Rev. Raphele Smith, Presiding and the Rev. Craig R. Tremble, Eulogist/Pastor. Interment will be held in Summer Hill Baptist Church Cemetery.
Mr. Kerry Hendrix will lie-in-state from 12pm until funeral hour. There will be no viewing after eulogy.
Craig R. Tremble Funeral Home, Statesboro Chapel are in charge of arrangements.