The Duncan Banner

December 16, 2012

Jesse Bell Hendricks

Aug. 9, 1917 — Dec. 14, 2012

The Duncan Banner

OKLAHOMA CITY — Jessie Belle Hendricks, 95, died Dec. 14, 2012, in Oklahoma City.

Viewing will be Thursday, 9 a.m.-9 p.m. at Mercer-Adams, Bethany. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 21, at Piedmont Church of the Nazarene with interment in Mathewson Cemetery, Piedmont.

She was born Aug. 9, 1917 in Bray, the daughter of Pace and Addie (Jones) Ledbetter. She married Curtis B. Hendricks, Sr. in 1940 in Duncan.

She was a faithful member of Piedmont Church of the Nazarene and she taught Sunday school for over 50 years. She was preceded in death by her husband of 69 years, Curtis; a brother, Carl Ledbetter; and sister, Rubye McDaniel. Survivors include sons, Curtis, Jr. and wife Mimi of Oklahoma City; Allen and wife Vicki of Shawnee; and Dwight of Edmond; grandchildren, Lori, Lisa, Allen, Cindy, David and Kevin; and 7 great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to the church, P.O. Box 126, Piedmont, OK 73078.  To share a memory or condolence, visit