Jimmie Hendren., age 80, of Granite Falls went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Tuesday, November 14, 2017, at Caldwell Hospice and Palliative Care, Hudson. He was born October 25, 1937, son of the late Floyd and Joyce Hendren.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by one daughter, Cathy Hendren; two sisters, Lucille Mayes and Cora Jarvis; one brother Floyd Hendren.
Those left to cherish his memory are his loving wife of 60 years, Novella Mitchell Hendren of the home; two daughters, Glenda McLean and husband Robert Keith of Lenoir, Amy Biggs and husband Keith of Granite Falls; two sons, Larry Hendren of Granite Falls and Johnny Hendren and wife Shelia of Granite Falls; ten grandchildren, thirteen great-grandchildren, three great-great grandchildren.
The family will receive friends Friday, November 17, 2017 from 1:00 to 2:00 PM at Mackie Funeral Home. The service will follow in the Chapel at 2:00 PM with Rev. James Hicks officiating. Burial will be in Woodlawn Memorial Garden, Lenoir. Singers for the service will be John Craig, Nelda Greene, Alvin and Tina Woodruff.
The family wants to thank Caldwell Hospice and Palliative Care for the love and care they showed to our family and our loved one.