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Henry Boyd Hendrix, 70, of Newberry, died November 8, 2020 at his residence.

Born on June 20, 1950 in Newberry, he was a son of the late Joseph Fredrick and Jessie Mae Derrick Hendrix. Henry was known by many as “The Cookie Man”. He retired from Lance Cracker Company after 35 years of service. He later went to work with Nabisco. He enjoyed riding horses, cooking out , and spending time with his family.

He is survived by a daughter, Alicia (William) Attaway of Pomaria; a son, Chad (Eiko) Hendrix of Pomaria; a granddaughter, Megan Johnson; a sister, Dollie Creekmore of Newberry; a sister-in-law, Linda Hendrix; and many nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by a brother, W.P. Hendrix and a sister, Mary Hendrix Longshore.

A memorial service will be conducted at 3:00 PM, Thursday, November 12, 2020 at the McSwain-Evans Funeral Home Chapel by the Rev. Steve Jackson. The family will receive friends following the service. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to The American Heart Association, 190 Knox Abbott Drive, #301, Cayce, SC 29033 or to a charity of ones choice. We ask that those attending to please wear a mask and follow the CDC guidelines for Covid -19.

The family will be at the home of Alicia and William Attaway, 1245 Graham Rd, Pomaria.




#34 Janis Rowe Ruff 2020-11-17 19:49
I am so sorry to hear about Henry and remember him from our school days. Prayers to The family.
#33 Jill Richardson 2020-11-16 10:26
I just learned of your Dad’s passing. I am so sorry for your loss.
#32 Billy & Edith Morris 2020-11-15 20:10
Our deepest sympathy in the loss of Henry Have know him for 60+ years
#31 Corey Shealy 2020-11-14 09:36
Alicia, Chad and family keeping you all in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. Mr. Henry could always make anyone laugh with his personality. He will be missed by many.
#30 Patricia Haltiwanger 2020-11-13 12:27
Alicia, My thougths and prayers will be with you and your family.
#29 Donna Chalmers Shealy 2020-11-12 22:41
Your family is in my prayers. Mr. Henry was always known as the cracker man to me .
#28 Sammie C Graham 2020-11-12 18:20
I am sad to learn of Henrys passing. I have known him thru school and Lance route and my family.
#27 Ed Corbett 2020-11-12 14:18
Henry was a good friend and someone I talked to frequently whenever our paths crossed at a store we were both restocking the shelves. I pray for comfort and healing for the family at this time. He's got time now to go fishing.
#26 Kellie Taylor 2020-11-12 13:46
Alicia and Family,

I am very saddened to hear about the loss of your father. Your family will be in my thoughts and prayers. Please let me know if there is anything that I can do for you guys.

With Love,
#25 Bobby & Debra Willin 2020-11-12 11:52
Alicia, Chad, Dollie nd families. So sorry to hear of Henry Boyd's passing. He was always a joy and quite a character to be around. Hold on to all the fond memories and support each other in the hard times. May God Bless and Keep all of you!
#24 Harvey Wise & Family 2020-11-12 09:15
So sorry for your loss. Your family have our deepest sympathy and will all be in our prayers in the days and weeks ahead.
#23 paul r hutchinson 2020-11-12 09:11
Dear family:I am sorry and saddened to learn of Henry passing.
#22 Linda Lever 2020-11-12 08:19
Alicia, Chad and family - I send my love and our deepest sympathy. I always enjoyed seeing and talking with your Dad. He was always very kind to me. Vicki it was so good to talk with you yesterday. You all are in my thoughts and prayers. I pray that you will receive the comfort from our Heavenly Father during the days and months ahead. Love to all! Linda & Curtis
#21 Lynn M Starnes 2020-11-12 07:57
I only knew Mr. Henry as "The Cracker Man". His mother lived next to my grandparents. I remember my parents stopping him in Newberry to buy Lance Crackers off his truck all the time. He was a kind and generous man who will be greatly missed. Praying for his family. Lynn Morris Starnes
#20 Counts/Sutton 2020-11-12 00:46
Dear Dollie, Linda, and Family----Sending our sympathy and prayers to all. We will miss our "Cookie Man" as that is when we would see Henry and talk to him. May all your wonderful memories help sustain you in the coming days. Jean Counts & Reuben Sutton
#19 Betsy and Wayne Black 2020-11-11 22:00
We were so sorry to hear of Henry Boyd's passing. Keeping yor families in our thoughts and prayers.
#18 Alice Longshore 2020-11-11 20:36
Alicia, Chad, Dollie and family. So sorry to hear about Henry's passing. It was a shock when I heard it. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayer.
Alice & John Longshore
#17 Laura Adams 2020-11-11 19:59
Sorry to hear about your Dad passing
Love and prayers to you all
Stephen and Laura Adams
#16 Jerry Willingham 2020-11-11 19:01
We are so sorry to hear about your loss. Please accept our deepest sympathies. Love and prayers.
#15 Wilson Senn 2020-11-11 18:00
I am very sorry to see about Mr. Henry Boyd's passing. We had countless conversations over the yeara while he was stocking the racks...as we enjoyed picking at each other.
He and Mrs. Vicki were also my Sunday School teachers maybe even when I was a teenager.
I extend my sympathy, prayers, and love at this time during this difficult time for all-of-you.
#14 Bill and Vicki Riddl 2020-11-11 16:29
To the family. We are so sorry to hear this. All of you are in our hearts and prayers.
#13 Sheriff Lee Foster 2020-11-11 15:57
We are so sorry to learn of the passing of Henry. He was always a nice man to me and I enjoyed seeing him around the county on his routes. May the Lord bless you and keep you.
Lee, Carol, Joseph, Amelia
#12 Denise 2020-11-11 10:53
So sorry and shocked to learn of Henry’s passing. He was a good friend of mine. Always had a comment when I would run into him when he would be putting out those crackers. Great sense of humor! Thoughts and prayers to his family. Denise Porter
#11 Tammy Rowe 2020-11-11 08:34
Alicia and family. We are so sorry to hear about your Dad's passing. You all are in are thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. Tammy and Linda Rowe
#10 Henry Franklin 2020-11-10 18:20
I was both shocked and saddened to hear of Henry’s passing. I enjoyed the years we worked together at the Market Basket years ago, and trading jokes with him on Facebook recently. My prayers will be with you in the coming days ahead. God bless, Henry Franklin
#9 Mary MEEKS 2020-11-10 18:13
We are deeply saddened to hear of Henry’s passing. Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with all of you.

Janice & Tommy Meeks
#8 Mike Willingham 2020-11-10 17:15
Chad and Alicia, We are so sorry to hear about your father! We always looked forward to his visits when he worked for Lance! He was our delivery guy! We are keeping you and your families in our prayers! May you find peace in God’s love if arms!
#7 Randy Whup Bickley 2020-11-10 17:10
Family is in my prayers and heart during this time, God's blessings for comfort and peace in the coming days. He was a dear friend of mine. He will be missed by all who knew him.
#6 Rynn Kinard 2020-11-10 16:45
We are so saddened to hear of Henry's passing. You all are in our thoughts and prayers.
#5 Rene Neel 2020-11-10 16:08
We are so sorry hear of your loss. May God give you peace and comfort today and in the coming days.
With Sympathy,
Russell and Rene Neel
#4 Denise Gibson-Berry 2020-11-10 16:05
Chad, Eiko and family,

We are thinking of you all at this time with love and prayers. Wrap your arms around God and rely on him for the tough days ahead. With sincere sympathy and prayers, Denise, Russell and kids
#3 Polly W. Turner 2020-11-10 16:02
Dolly,Chad,Eiko , Alicia and Family I’m so sorry for your loss. Cherish the many memories you have of him. You are in my thoughts and prayers.
#2 Wes & Helen Griffin 2020-11-10 15:26
May God’s peace find you and comfort you.
#1 Jocelyn Mack 2020-11-10 14:26
Dear Alicia and family. We are so sorry to hear of your Dad's passing. Know that we love you and are here for you. Keep all the great memories and moments you shared with him in your heart and he will always be with you. God bless and keep you safe in his arms. Love Jocelyn and James