Velma Ann Chapman Hendrix

Central, SC — Velma Ann Chapman Hendrix, 70, wife of Jimmy Drew Hendrix, of 163 Sheriff Road, Central, passed away Tuesday, June 8, 2021, at AnMed Medical Center.


A native of Central, SC, Mrs. Hendrix was the daughter of the late Weldon Smith Chapman and Velma McNeely Chapman. She retired as a Kindergarten Assistant with the Pickens County School District. Mrs. Hendrix was a member of Cannon Memorial Baptist Church, where she was a member of the choir, children’s ministry and served as a Sunday school teacher for more than 40 years.


In addition to her husband, Mrs. Hendrix is survived by her son: Tim Hendrix (Heather) of Walhalla, SC; daughter: Hope Shirley (Kendall) of Norris, SC; grandchildren: Peyton and Morgan Hendrix and Anna Grace Shirley; and nieces: Judy Lynn Black (JL) and Amy Campbell.


In addition to her parents, Mrs. Hendrix was preceded in death by her sister: Haveline Hall Davis.


Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 PM, Friday, June 11, 2021, at Cannon Memorial Baptist Church with burial to follow at Memory Gardens, Central, SC.


The family will receive friends from 12:30-1:30 PM, Friday, prior to the service, at the church.


Flowers are accepted.


The family is at the home. Davenport Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.