Betty Jean Burton Hendrix

Published 10:48 am Thursday, June 28, 2018

Mrs. Betty Jean Burton Hendrix, 88, of Sterling Drive, Mocksville, died Monday, June 25, 2018 at Trinity Elms in Clemmons.

She was born Feb. 19, 1930, in Davie County to the late Ray “Papa” Harmon and Ella Seaford Burton. Mrs. Hendrix was an active member of Dulin United Methodist Church for 70 years, where she had been a member of the United Methodist Women and a Bible school volunteer. She was a scout den mother. Mrs. Hendrix enjoyed getting together with friends from Shady Grove Class of ‘48.

She was also preceded in death by her husband of 55 years and who was the love of her life, Elmer Clifton Hendrix; a sister, Deette Markland; and a brother, W.T. “Buck” Burton.

Survivors: 2 sons, Phil Hendrix (Barbara) of Lewisville and Dave Hendrix of Winston-Salem; 2 grandsons, Neal Hendrix and Mike Hendrix (Alicia Temple); and a niece, Tama O’Mara.

A funeral service was conducted at 11 a.m., Thursday, June 28 at Dulin United Methodist Church, with the Rev. Bruce Morasco officiating. Burial followed in the church cemetery. The family received friends following the graveside service.

Memorials: Dulin UMC, 897 Dulin Church Road, Mocksville.