Mary Charlene Hendrix

April 19, 1932September 7, 2013

Mary Charlene Hendrix went to be with her Lord and Savior and her beloved husband, Marvis, on September 7, 2013 at her home in Midland, Texas. She was born on April 19, 1932 in Seagraves, Texas to Mary Edith Clark and Raymond Hicks. She was united in Holy Matrimony with Marvis Thomas Hendrix, Sr. on June 27, 1949. They lived in Snyder, Texas for 57 years and she spent the last 7 years in Midland, Texas.

Charlene was a wonderful homemaker and owned her own custom drapery business in Snyder. She and Marvis belonged to Greenhill Baptist Church for over 30 years. They were members of Trinity United Methodist and First United Methodist Church of Snyder prior to their move to Midland. In Midland, Charlene and Marvis joined First United Methodist Churchy. Charlene was always an active teacher in the church. In Midland, she participated as a volunteer with the First Impressions Team, the Stephen’s Ministry, was a member of the Homer Fort Fellowship Class, Moore and More Bible Study, and Women of Worship. Charlene was also an active member of her community both in Snyder and in Midland. She was in the Midland WalkAbout Club, a volunteer at Sibley Nature Center, the Snyder Hospice and was a docent at the Snyder Museum. Charlene loved films and photography and took classes and studied all of her adult life.

Charlene was the primary caregiver for her beloved husband, Marvis, until his death on May 18, 2010. She was also preceded in death by her parents, her step parents, her brothers, Raymond and Kenneth Hicks and Jack Clark. She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Tommy and Sammie Sue Hendrix of Victoria, Texas, her daughter and son-in-law, Susie and Randy Mason of Reno, Nevada, her daughter and son-in-law, Judy and Randy Billingsley of Midland, Texas. She is also survived by her grandchildren: Rachel and her husband Tim Cline, Jason Billingsley, Wesley Hendrix and Lindsey Hendrix. She had two great grandsons, Andrew Bowling and Lleyton Billingsley.

Donations may be made to Hospice of Midland or First United Methodist Church


  • Visitation Monday, September 9, 2013
  • Funeral Service Tuesday, September 10, 2013
  • Graveside Service Wednesday, September 11, 2013

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Nancy Holmes

September 13, 2013

I was so sorry to hear of Charlene's death. I have been cutting her hair for sometime. She was a very special and sweet woman. I will miss her. All of you are in my prayers

Robert and Sara Menix

September 11, 2013

We read about Charlene going to be with Marvis and her Lord and we are so sorry for all of you. We loved them so much. We know they are in a wonderful place. We have wonderful memories on the Fuller Ranch. May God be with all of you. Love Robert and Sara Menix

Linda Braden

September 10, 2013

I met Charlene this past fall in our 90 Day Bible course. She was so sweet to me. I was especially impressed with her Bible reading! I will always remember her fondly.

September 10, 2013

Susie, Tommy and Judy and all the family. Your family is and always will be very special to Janice and me. As she says we will alway have the Special Memories of day gone by and many more special memories to come with each of you. You are in our prayers and are ther to support each of you. Love you guys!

hannah whitson

September 10, 2013

a very special aunt we will mu=iss her.

Macky Pitts

September 10, 2013

I loved this woman! What an inspiration she was to me and to so many. She will be greatly missed. My prayers are with you all during this time.

September 9, 2013

Susie, Tommy, and Judy,
I have so many fond memories of your Mother. My thoughts and prayers are with all the family. Love to you all.
Terrie McLennan Powell