Lewis Edward “Eddie” Hendrix, 59, of Ridgeville, South Carolina, a native of Orange passed away on September 15, in Ridgeville after a lengthy battle with Pancreatic Cancer. Cremation was conducted by Tri County Cremation Center in Summerville, SC.

A celebration of Eddie’s life with full military honors will be held on Saturday, December 18, at 2:00pm at New Anointing Full Gospel Outreach in Orange with the Reverend Ronnie Hennigan officiating.

Eddie attended Stark High and later served in the Marine Corp during the Vietnam War.After serving in Vietnam for 14 months, he worked as a welder and as a construction foreman.

Eddie was preceded in death by his father Luther “L.C.” Hendrix.

He is survived by his mother, Susie Mae Hennigan, brother Jimmy “Scrap” Hendrix, both of Orange and by his wife Debbie Hendrix of Ridgeville. He is also survived by his son, Lewis Edward Hendrix, Jr. and wife Dominique of Orange and grandchildren Olivia and Dalton.