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Obituary of Beatrice Evelyn Hendry
Beatrice Evelyn Hendry, 84, of Pleasantville, N.J. departed this life on June 4, 2019. She was born on May 30, 1935, in Pinesville, S.C. to Dinah and Lawrence P. Brown, Sr.
Beatrice graduated from Benedict College in South Carolina. She worked various jobs here in Atlantic County. She was last employed at Meadowview Nursing Home in Northfield, N.J. Beatrice was also a foster parent for 20 plus years. She was an Eastern Star PHA and a Daughter of Isis Azure Court #14.
She is predeceased by her: parents, Dinah and Lawrence P. Brown, Sr.; husband, Walter Hendry; brothers, Alex, John, Arthur, Lawrence Jr.; sisters, Geneva, Martha and Mary.
Beatrice leaves to cherish her memories: children, Jerry Grant of Charlotte N.C., Joyce Dillard and Darlene Kelly of Pleasantville, N.J. and Patricia Holmes of Atlantic City, N.J.; grandchildren, DeMarcius, Tiffany, Jerry, Kayla, Jabrail and Kimani, eight great grandchildren; four sisters, Josephine Grant, Doris Brown and Helen Middleton of Atlantic City, N.J. and Rosa Lee of Pensacola Florida, and a host of nieces, nephews and many friends who loved her dearly.
Funeral Services will be 11AM, Saturday, June 22, 2019, St. James A.M.E. Church, 101 North New York Avenue, Atlantic City, where friends may call from 10AM. Interment to follow in Greenwood Cemetery.
Arrangements entrusted to Greenidge Funeral Homes, Inc., where condolences may be left at www.greenidgefuneralhomes.com.