BOERNE,TX — Luther Pierce Hendon II, beloved husband, father, and grandfather, went home to be with our Lord and Savior on Oct. 24, 2013, four days before his 66th birthday.
Pierce was born Oct.28, 1947 in Marietta, GA and was preceded in death by his parents, Luther and Lorene Hendon and brother, Keith Hendon.
Pierce was admired and loved by so many young people in Union. He served as the Minister of Music and Minister of Youth at First Baptist Church for a number of years.
He is survived by his wife of 45 ½ years, Deborah Wells Hendon.
Survivors include daughter and husband Lori and Rev. Tim Manning and their children, Hayden, Ron Anders, Kaylee, and Peter; daughter and husband Robin and Major David Watts and their children, Mary Beth, Isabella and Makayla; son and wife Trey and Leslie Hendon; sister and husband, Tena and Mike Warren; brother and wife, Larry and Kathy Hendon; brother, Jimmy Hendon; mother-in-law, Mary Jane Wells; brother-in-law and wife, Rev. David and Angie Wells, as well as numerous other relatives.
There will be a memorial service at First Baptist Church, 250 E. Main St., Spartanburg, S.C. 29306, on Saturday, Nov. 23, 2013, at 11 a.m. Visitation with the family will immediately follow the service. In lieu of flowers, we ask that donations and gifts be sent to: High Point Academy, Inc., a nonprofit charter school, 201 Savoy St., Spartanburg, S.C. 29301, or TheHighPointDifference.org/contribute.
Announcement courtesy of the S.R. Holcombe Funeral Home, Inc.