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Jimmie Lou Hefner Hendrixson
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Funeral services for Jimmie Lou Hefner Hendrixson, 73, of Ft. Worth, Texas, and formerly of Mt. Airy, are scheduled for 2 p.m. Sunday, May 18, at the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home with the Rev. Kenneth McEntire officiating. Burial will follow in Welcome Home Baptist Church cemetery.

Ms. Hendrixson died Friday, May 9, 2014.

Born Nov. 23, 1940, in Habersham County, she was a daughter of Edward L. “Dick” Hefner and Emma Lou Harris Hefner. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her sons, Tim Pitts and Adam Hendrixson; infant sister, Maxine Hefner; and brother, Henry Hefner.

Ms. Hendrixson was a homemaker and of the Baptist faith. She was a loving mother, sister, grandmother and great-grandmother.

Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Lisa and Keith Dockins of Mt. Airy; daughter, Lera Hendrixson of Mt. Airy; sisters, Frances Hefner Stagner of Mt. Airy, Mable Hefner Stephens of Fort Worth, Texas; brother, Edward Hefner of Mt. Airy; grandchildren, Ben Dockins of Sautee-Nacoochee and Jennifer King of Mt. Airy; great-grandchildren, River Dockins and Trey, Tinsley and Ty King; also a host of nieces, nephews, foster children, and other family members and friends.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 6-8 p.m. Saturday, May 17.

An online guest register is available and may be viewed at

McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home, Cornelia, is in charge of arrangements.

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