Larry Harold Hendricks, 73, of Wellsville, Mo., formerly of Montgomery City, Mo., died on Wednesday, January 4, 2012, at the Golden Living Center/Gamma Road Lodge in Wellsville, Mo.
Larry Harold Hendricks was born April 6, 1938 in Buell, Mo., to Jack Harold Hendricks and Martha Rose May Hendricks.
He graduated from Vandalia High School in 1956 and later married Doris Rose Lovelace on June 28, 1958, in Vandalia, Mo. Larry retired after working over 42 years at Producer’s Grain and MFA. He was the manager for many of those years.
Following retirement Larry worked several years at Graham’s Cave State Park. He enjoyed the outdoors and hunting; especially deer hunting. He also enjoyed fishing, wood carving, old cars, and NASCAR.
He also enjoyed collecting model tractors. Larry was a member of the Mineola Baptist Church in Mineola, Mo.
Larry loved to visit with his family and many friends.
Mr. Hendricks is survived by his wife, Doris Rose Lovelace Hendricks of Montgomery City, Mo.; two children Rose Luanne Andrews and husband, Jeff, of Buell, Mo.; and Kenneth Harold Hendricks and wife, Karen, of Aiken, S.C; four grandchildren: Jacob Brent Andrews; Jared Boyd Andrews; Korilyn Rae Hendricks and Brittany Ashton Hendricks; two step-grandchildren: Heather Empie and husband, Ron; Ben Efird and wife, Nicole; and one step-great-grandchild, Ray Efird. Also surviving are three brothers: Byron Wayne Hendricks and wife, Ellen, of Foristell, Mo.; Ronald Lee Hendricks of Florissant, Mo.; and Lowell Grant Hendricks and wife, Jan, of Carrollton, Mo.; sister-in-law, Sue Moss of Vandalia, Mo.; and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts, uncles and friends.
Mr. Hendricks was preceded in death by his parents. Memorial services were held at 5 p.m. on Saturday, January 7, 2012, at the Schlanker Funeral Home in Montgomery City, Mo. The Brother Bob Hoehn officiated. Visitation was held prior to the service on Saturday at the Schlanker Funeral Home in Montgomery City, Mo.
Memorial contributions are suggested to the Alzheimer’s Association; Fairmount Cemetery or to the Parkinson’s Association, c/o Schlanker Funeral Home, 207 Danville Road, Montgomery City, Mo. 63361.
Condolences may be made to www.schlankerfuneralhome.com