Margaret June Hendrix, age 91, of French Lick, Indiana passed away on March 20th, 2014 at Medco Health and Rehabilitation in French Lick, Indiana.
Margaret was born on June 11th, 1922 in Martin County (near Rusk), Indiana to Noah Kerns and Ollie âJonesâ Kerns. She also had a twin sister Blume.
She married Kenneth Hendrix on March 7th, 1943, who departed this life on December 21st, 1991. To this union was born a son â Kern and a daughter â Dianne.
She was preceded in death by her parents, (4) Sisters â Essie Mae Harder, Grace Fuhrman, Mary Harder and Blume Sherfick; and (5) Brothers â Ollis, Homer, Oscar, Alton and Bert Kerns.
June and Kenneth enjoyed their farming and Angus cattle. June loved working in her garden, flowers and sewing. They were 4-H leaders for many years.
June was a faithful member of the Powell Valley Church, former member of the W.S.C.S. and held many offices in the church. She was also a member of the Powell Valley Home Extension Club for more than 50 years and a member of the Flower and Garden Club.
Her door was always open and she enjoyed all the activities and fellowship with family and friends.
Margaret is survived by:
(1) Son Kern and Beverly Hendrix West Lafayette, Indiana
(1) Daughter Dianne and David Butler Shoals, Indiana
(5) Grandchildren Darin and Drew Butler, Blair and Brent Hendrix, and Stephanie âHendrixâ Kennedy
(9) Great-Grandchildren Jessica, Kayla and Kaden Butler; Dallas, Jakob and Audra Hendrix; Savanah, Grace and Rocco Kennedy
A host of relatives and friends also survive Margaret.
Friends may call from 3:00 PM until 7:00 PM Sunday, March 23rd, 2014 at the Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Home in French Lick, Indiana. The Funeral Service will be conducted at 10:30 AM on Monday, March 24th, 2014 at âThe Churchâ at Powell Valley located near the intersection of Powell Valley Road and Anderson Road in Shoals, Indiana. Friends may call on Monday from 9:30 AM until the time of service at the church.
Officiating- Randy Stevens, Chris Stevens and Wayne Pendley.
Burial will be at Spring Hill Cemetery in Shoals, Indiana.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions be made to âThe Churchâ at Powell Valley C/O Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Home, P.O. Box 50, French Lick, Indiana 47432 or to the Medco Health and Rehabilitation Activities Department at 457 South State Road 145, French Lick, Indiana 47432.
Arrangements are in the care of the Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Home, 9640 West State Road 56, French Lick, Indiana 47432. Condolences may be made on our Facebook Page Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Home, or at our website www.brosmer-kemplefuneralhome.com.