Terry Lee Hendricks

December 30, 1945 - May 19, 2021
Terry Hendricks

Terry Lee Hendricks, 75, of Parsons, died at 4:25 A.M., Wednesday, May 19, 2021 at the Elmhaven Nursing Home.

He was born December 30, 1945 at Wichita, Kansas, a son of Harland Lafayette and Melva Elenore (Schrag) Hendricks. He was raised in Wichita until his family moved to Parsons when he was thirteen. He attended Service Valley School for a year and then attended the Labette County Community High School, graduating in 1964. He then enlisted in the United States Navy and was stationed aboard the U.S.S. Yorktown and was a SONAR Operator. He was discharged in 1966 and returned to Parsons. He worked as a television repairman for ten years and later opened Hendricks’ Welding and Machine. He retired in 2007.

He married Belle Good in the late 1960’s. They later divorced.

He enjoyed building car engines, racing stock cars and was a MOPAR enthusiast.

Survivors include: two brothers and daughters in-law – Roy and Linda Hendricks, Mulvane, KS,
Laurl and Marlene Hendricks, Parsons, KS; three sisters – Cathy Lee, Andover, KS, Harlene Pool, Parsons, KS, Connie Linck, Andover, KS. He was preceded in death by two half-brothers.

The family will receive friends from 6:30 until 8:00 P.M., Monday, May 24, 2021 at the Carson-Wall Funeral Home with Military Honors given by the Brown-Bishop Post No. 704, Veterans of Foreign Wars. Inurnment will be in Memorial Lawn Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to the American Cancer Society and may be left at or mailed to the funeral home, P.O. Box 942, Parsons, KS 67357. Online condolences may be left at www.wallfuneralservices.com.