Letha "Eileen" Hendricks, 56, passed away on July 22, 2016 in Brownfield, TX after an extended illness. Eileen was born on May 15, 1960 to Jerry Vernon and Jamie Louise (Wallace) Hendricks in Morgan City, LA. Affectionately called "eeny bean" by her family, Eileen grew up in Roswell NM. She attended Goddard High School where she loved studying German, biology and playing clarinet in the band. She made many trips with the band and gave a speech at her graduation. She attended ENMU and traveled, finally settling in Texas.
Eileen was preceded in death by her mother, Jamie Louise Hendricks, earlier this year. She is survived by her father, Jerry Vernon Hendricks; sisters, Dana Sherrill Hendricks (Hampson) and Pamela Sue Slaughter; a brother, Allan Scott Hendricks; brothers-in-law, Jay Hampson and David Slaughter; sister-in-law, Tamara Hendricks; niece, Rebekah Crowley; nephews, Zak Crowley, Justin Hendricks and Cole Hendricks; great-niece, Katelyn Crowley and great-nephew, Austin Crowley.
A private burial will be held in Roswell, NM, officiated by Rev. Chris Seaton.