Roy Glen Kendrick

Roy Glen Kendrick

Roy Glen Kendrick, 71, of McGehee died on December 10, 2015 in Drew County.

He was a retired electrician for Consolidated Electric, a U.S. Army veteran who served during the Vietnam era, and was of the Assembly of God faith.

He was born November 30, 1944 to the late Lawson and Bernice Jeffcoat Kendrick.

In addition to his parents he was also preceded in death by a brother, Joe Ed Kendrick.

Survivors include his wife of 51 years, Sarah Higgins Kendrick of McGehee; a daughter, Teresa Kendrick Bayird and husband Johnnie of Selma; a grandson, Joshua Kendrick Bayird of Selma; a granddaughter, Jessica Bayird Rawson and husband Jacob of Selma; a brother, Jerry Don Kendrick and wife Sissy of Conowingo, Maryland; several sister and brother in-laws, nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.

A memorial service with military honors will be held on December 13 at 10 p.m. at Stephenson-Dearman Funeral Home. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service. Memorials may be made to St. Jude’s Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Blvd. Place, Memphis, TN, 38105.