Posted: Mon 8:10 AM, May 20, 2013
Funeral Home: Memorial Funeral Chapel
January 2, 1914 - May 17, 2013
Florine Smith Hendricks, 99, of Bryan Texas passed away Friday, May 17, 2013 at St. Joseph Regional Health Care Center.
Visitation will be from 4:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. Saturday, May 18, 2013 at Memorial Funeral Chapel in Bryan. Funeral Service will be held at 2:00 P.M. Sunday May 19, 2013 at Memorial Funeral Chapel. Reverend Dr. James A McLeod will be officiating.
Florine Smith Hendricks was born on January 2, 1914 in Onalaska, Polk County, Texas to Robert Smith and Margaret Mc Leod. She was an avid bridge player and belonged to many bridge groups. Florine knitted caps and afghan for the Gold Medallion Knitting Group. She crocheted many caps for the Caring for Others Group of the United Methodist Women. Throughout her life, Florine showed her caring nature for others through her countless hours of handwork she donated.
Florine was a member of the United Methodist Church of Bryan, Neighborly Sunday School Class, she was a 50 year member of Bryan Chapter 222 of the Grand Chapter of Texas Order of the Eastern Star and Chapter 0607 of NARFE.
She is preceded in death by her husband, James Hendricks.
Survivors include nephews, James and Dolphin Smith, and their daughter Amanda, Mark and Doris Smith and their daughter Sarah and son Robert; special sister-in-law, Ruth Hendricks and her family; Cousin, James and Mary Ann Mc Leod; and special family friends include, Leo and Mary Anne Durbin; Drew Durbin and daughter Lexi, Brian and Tara Durbin and their son Robert and daughter Kathleen, Paul and Sandy Durbin, Peggy Sue Hyman, Alvina Hahn and son Henry Hahn.
The family extends special thanks and appreciation to the staff of Crestview Court Assisted Living.
In lieu of flowers, family request donations or memorials may be made to Crestview Retirement Community at 2505 E Villa Maria Rd, Bryan, TX or a charity of your choice .