Phillip Hendrix

Obituary of Phillip James Hendrix

Phillip James Hendrix passed away on Friday, March 1, 2019, at the age of 91. Phillip was a native of Pacolet, SC and a resident of Soddy Daisy, TN. 

Phillip served in the United States Navy from July 1942 until February 1946, United States Maritime Service February 1946 to September 1946 and the United States Army May 1947 through October 1948.

Following his military service, Phillip was a machinist by trade and worked many years for Koehring Southern in Chattanooga, TN. He was a member of the Daisy Masonic Lodge #706 F&AM, Soddy Daisy, TN since February 1963.

Preceded in death by parents Rupert James Hendrix (Chlora L.) and Faye Reeves Teague (Elmer Glenn), brothers Braxton Earl Teague (Peggy), Kenneth L. Teague (Betty), Stanley Byron Teague, John Pickney Teague and Carroll Glenn Teague (Vivian). Survived by loving wife Violet Audrey Hendrix, son Samuel James Hendrix (Staci), brother Eric Dennis Teague (Debbie). Grandfather to Kailey Jeanne Starry (Daniel) and Great Grandsons Eli Jon Marlin Hendrix and Daniel James Starry II. Raised Baptist, Phillip most recently attended Christian Full Gospel Church, preceded by Stoney Point Baptist Church and Daisy United Methodist.

Friends and family are invited to graveside services at Chattanooga National Cemetery, 1200 Bailey Ave., Chattanooga, TN on Wednesday, March 6, 2019, at 11:00 AM. Daisy Lodge #706 F&AM will conduct Masonic funeral rites and the United States Navy will conduct military honors. There will be no public visitation at the funeral home.

Arrangements are by Legacy Funeral Home and Cremation Center, 8911 Dallas Hollow Road, Soddy-Daisy (423) 843-2525

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