Rudolph (Rudy) Hendrix
Rudolph "Rudy" Hendrix, of Raeford, died Thursday, March 6, 2014, in his home at the age of 62. Mr. Hendrix was born in Scotland County, June 4, 1951. He was preceded in death by his mother, Lillian Sebald Hendrix and his brother, Randy Williamson.
A graduate of Hoke County High School, Rudy served in the U.S. Air Force and later graduated from the Northern Virginia Police Academy. He began working with the Prince William County Police Department and retired as a criminal investigator. Upon his retirement, he moved back home to Raeford in 2005 and joined the Patriot Guard Riders and the Blue Knights, where he served as Road Captain.
He is survived by his son, Jonathan E. Dunn of Manassas, Va.; his father, Robert "Bob" C. Hendrix of Raeford; his mother, Mildred C. Williamson of Fayetteville; his sisters, Lena M. Scott (Frank) of Fayetteville, Linda Long of Lakewood, Colo. and Diane Autry (Jimmy) of Fayetteville; his brothers, Donald and Ronald Williamson of Fayetteville, Paul Williamson (Denise) of St. Pauls and Fred Williamson (Sharon) of Hope Mills; and many beloved uncles, aunts, nephews, nieces and cousins.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8p.m., today, March 8, 2014, at Crumpler Funeral Home, 131 Harris Ave., Raeford, and other times at the home of Bob Hendrix, 206 W. 5th Ave in Raeford.
A funeral service will begin at 4p.m. Sunday, March 9, 2014, in Raeford Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Michael McGehee and Chaplin Bill McCoy officiating. Burial will be in Raeford Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to: Blue Knights, PO Box 473, Fayetteville, NC 28302; and/or Patriot Guard Riders Inc., c/o Tatum & Associates Inc., 6641 E. 85th St., North Owasso, OK 74055.