Rex Hendrix, 84, of Fontanet, died at 12:19 p.m. Aug. 3, 2018, at Signature Healthcare. He was born in Hillsdale, on Feb. 9, 1934, to Charles and Rose Keene Hendrix.
He married his wife, Anita Hercules, on Sept. 1, 1962, a relationship that lasted 54 years. Rex served in the 7th Infantry Battalion during the Korean War as a medic. He worked at Columbia Records for 33 years. He loved family gatherings, the outdoors, and animals.
Rex was preceded in death by his father, Charles; his mother, Rose; his stepmother, Thersa; sister, Margaret; brothers, Don, James, and Paul; his wife, Anita; and his niece, Donna Lee.
He is survived by nieces and nephews, Rita, Diane, Denny, Bruce, Connie, Brent, and Eric.
Visitation will be 1 to 3 p.m. Tuesday at Brown-Mack Funeral Home. Services will begin at 3 p.m. with the Rev. Elissa Williams officiating. Burial will be in Oakland Cemetery in Montezuma. Military honors will be performed. Online condolences may be made at:
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