Christine Hendrix ~ Ashdown, Ark.

Updated: May 17, 2018

Christine Hendrix, 87, of Ashdown, Ark., died Tuesday, May 15, 2018, in a local hospital.

She was born May 21, 1937 in Rice, Texas to Ovie and Lula Payne. She was a Baptist.

She was preceded in death by two sons, Glen and Larry Murphy; a daughter, Betty Carter; two brothers and two sisters.

She is survived by daughter-in-law, Marion Murphy of Ashdown, Ark.; four brothers, Fred Payne of Foreman, Ark., Burnice Payne of Kaufman, Texas, Tommy Payne of Tyler, Texas, and David Payne of Ashdown, Ark.; four sisters, Ada Ruth Russell of Ashdown, Ark., Frances Jones of Ashdown, Ark., Martha Cummings of Texarkana, Ark.; a special friend, Luciano Estrada of Ashdown, Ark.

Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, May 18, 2018, at Hicks Cemetery in Ashdown, Ark., with Rev. Don Embry officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Madden Funeral Home of Ashdown, Ark.