Christine Hendrix Harpole

Christine Hendrix Harpole, 98, of Corning passed away November 30, 2016 at St. Bernard’s Medical Center in Jonesboro.

Mrs. Harpole was born October 26, 1918 in Corning the daughter of John W. and Alice Barger Hendrix. She was retired from Basler Electric. She enjoyed attending church, watching Cardinals baseball, and spending time with her family. She was baptized in 1955 by Marshall Conner and was a member of Palatka Church of Christ and later Corning Church of Christ.

On August 14, 1939, she married her husband of 64 years, Robert Harpole. He preceded her in death on October 31, 2003.

Survivors are her children Bobby (Cathy) Harpole of Imboden and Ruth (Bob) Fleming of Corning; grandchildren Pam (Bobby) Lowe, Robin Young, Amanda (Clifford) Rorex, and Robby (Jessica) Harpole; great grandchildren Rebecca Young, Anna Harpole, Nicholas (Stephanie) Young, Aaron (Samantha) Young, Harper Rorex, Hudson Rorex, and Reece Harpole; great great grandchildren Christopher Young, Abby Young, and Layla Young; several nieces, nephews, brothers and sisters in Christ, and her dear friends and neighbors.

She was preceded in death by her husband; parents; brother Bill Hendrix; sisters Anna Sue Counts, Mary Pulliam, and Ruth Hendrix; grandsonsin- law Allen and Bill Young; and several very special friends, including Harold Maple.

Funeral services were held Friday at Ermert Funeral Home in Corning with Gerald Fears officiating. Burial followed in Corning Cemetery.

Online condolences: www. ermertfuneralhome.com

Clay County Courier

810 N Missouri Ave.
P.O. Box 85
Corning, Arkansas 72422-0085
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