Jacqueline “Jackie” Tarlton Long Hendrix, 81, of Newberry, died Thursday, September 23, 2021, at White Oak Manor.
Born on December 22, 1939, in Aiken, she was a daughter of the late James Willard and Eunice Smith Tarlton. She was a 1958 graduate of Newberry High School and a 1961 graduate of Columbia Hospital School of Nursing. Her career as a registered nurse included Newberry Memorial Hospital, MUSC and 24 years with the Newberry County Health Department from which she retired in 1999. Following retirement she enjoyed antiquing with her husband. Mrs. Hendrix was a member of St. Philip's Lutheran Church.
She is survived by her husband, William “Bill” Brooks Hendrix, Sr.; a son, Benjamin “Ben” Lawton (Wendy) Long; step-son, Billy Hendrix; step-daughters, Catherine Hendrix Asger and Anne Hendrix Porter; grandchildren, Nick Long and Camryn Long; step-grandchildren, Jake Asger, Brooks Asger, Chanie Asger and Nancy Blair Gonzalez and a step-great-grandson, Porter Williams. She was predeceased by her first husband, David Lawton Long, a brother, Donald Thomas and a grandson, Alexander Lawton Long.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 am Tuesday, September 28, 2021, at St. Philip's Lutheran Church by the Rev. Terry Amick. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends following the service at the church. Memorials may be made to St. Philip's Lutheran Church, 2461 St. Philip's Church Road, Newberry, SC 29108.
Pallbearers will be Nick Long, George Ruff, Von Long, Elmer Long, Norris Long, Ricky Smith and Steve Morris.