Berenice Jones Dendy
June 12, 1925 – July 29, 2019
Berenice Jones Dendy, 94, went to be with the Lord on July 29, 2019. Originally from North Carolina, she moved to Alabama where she met her husband A. Lavelle Dendy, Jr., 97. Starting out in the Department of Labor, she spent over 40 years of service with the federal government, the last 25 years as Secretary to a federal judge. They were faithful members of First United Methodist Church for over 60 years. She leaves behind her beloved husband of 75 years, Lavelle, and 2 daughters: Denise Dendy Gryder (Tom) and Kay Dendy Hodges (Jonathan); 6 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren. Her passion was serving others, from visitation to supporting many charities. The family wants to thank Home Helpers and Affinity Hospice for providing loving care. Visitation will be 10:00 am Saturday, August 3 with a celebration of life service to follow at 11:00 am at Ridout's Valley Chapel, Homewood. Burial will follow at Elmwood Cemetary.
- Friends are Cordially Invited to a Visitation Saturday, August 3, 2019
- Funeral Service will be in the Chapel Saturday, August 3, 2019
- The Rite of Burial will be at Elmwood Cemetery