Mr. Rance Kendrick, Jr. was born August 20, 1936 to the late Rance Kendrick, Sr. and Mary Lou William-Kendrick in Macon County, Georgia.
He attended the public schools in Macon County and graduated from Macon County Training School in Montezuma, Georgia. After high school, he served in the United States Army. After his honorable discharge, he attended the former Fort Valley State College. After 30 years of civil service, he retired from Robins Air Force Base as an aircraft mechanic.
Rance accepted the Lord as his personal Savior. He was a faithful member of Jehovah Baptist Church, Oglethorpe, Georgia. With the Lord as his guide, he faithfully attended worship services at other churches in the community.
In August of 1958, he was joined in holy matrimony to Jeanie Mae Ivory. To this union, three children, Jeffery, Robert Jerome, and Marcia Christina, were born.
Left to cherish his memories are his wife, Jeanie I. Kendrick, Oglethorpe, Georgia; his children, Jeffery (LaShawnda) Kendrick, New Bern, North Carolina, Jerome (Yolanda) Kendrick, Oglethorpe, Georgia; Tina Collins, Oglethorpe, Georgia, and Chrispian (Tyrone) Hall, Atlanta, Georgia; his grandchildren, Sara Fulks-Pitts, Detroit, Michigan, Justin Kendrick, Oglethorpe, Georgia, Anston Coleman, Houston, Texas, Tyrus Kendrick, Houston, Texas, Keyla Kendrick, Bethesda, Maryland, Devi Kendrick, Montezuma, Georgia, Corey Kendrick, Oglethorpe, Georgia, Amber West, Belleville, Illinois, Kierra Kendrick, Oglethorpe, Georgia, Amanda Fay Collins, Valdosta, Georgia, Jackie Hall and Tyrone Hall, Jr., both of Atlanta, Georgia; three great grandchildren; his siblings, George Kendrick (Clarissa), Bainbridge, Georgia, Marietta Callaway, Detroit, Michigan, Blanche Hosley, and Arthur Lee Kendrick (Eula), all of Oglethorpe, Georgia; his sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law, Oceola Ivory, Buena Vista, Georgia, Mae Ola (Johnny) Taylor, Buena Vista, Sidney (Geraldine) Ivory, Pittsburg, Pennsylvania, Major (Rebecca) Ivory, Oglethorpe, Georgia; a devoted brother/friend, Hubert West, Montezuma, Georgia; his dear and devoted friends, Robert Ladd, Montezuma, Georgia and Milton English, Oglethorpe, Georgia; a host of beloved nieces, nephews, and other relatives survive.
- 23 FSS(Wednesday, August 28 13 04:14 pm EDT)
Sorry for your lost love your co-workers at Moody AFB, GA
- JERRY D.HAUGABOOK & FAMILY(Friday, July 19 13 10:06 pm EDT)
1 Peter 1:3-5 Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! According to his great mercy, he has caused us to be born again to a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead, to an inheritance that is imperishable, undefiled, and unfading, kept in heaven for you, who by God’s power are being guarded through faith for a salvation ready to be revealed in the last time.
- John Benson(Tuesday, July 16 13 05:37 pm EDT)
I just received this sad news. Your dad was a really nice man. I know he will be missed by many.
Later, Rejoice in the fact that your dad is now in Heaven and he is really having a super time.
You and your family are in Gina and my prayers and thoughts.
- Debra Kearse(Tuesday, July 16 13 01:42 pm EDT)
Tina, my prayers are with you and your family. May
God's peace and comfort be upon you.
- Karen Jones and Julia Brown(Tuesday, July 16 13 11:44 am EDT)
Tina and Jeff, we are sorry for your loss. We pray that God will help you during this difficult time.
- Mary Jane Kanazawa(Tuesday, July 16 13 09:17 am EDT)
Jeff and Jerome: I am so sorry to hear of your loss. May God be with you all and comfort you with his love. I didn't personally know your father, but if he was anything like you two, he had to be a wonderful person. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.
- Sheila Minor-Hawkins(Tuesday, July 16 13 08:12 am EDT)
Tina,so sorry for your loss. Blessings to you and your family during this difficult time. May God bless you with an abundance of peace.
- LARRY D. HARVEY(Tuesday, July 16 13 06:19 am EDT)
ANOTHER GOOD SOLDIER HAS GONE HOME.OUR FAMILY SEND TO THE KENDRICK FAMILY OUR SYMPATHY AND PRAYERS. RANCE WILL TRULY BE MISSED BY FAMILY AND FRIENDS.
- CYNTHIA D. HARMON(Tuesday, July 16 13 12:39 am EDT)
CONDOLENCES FROM THE HARMON FAMILY
- Mae Preston(Monday, July 15 13 11:06 pm EDT)
Junior I remember when you picked me&Dot up 2x a month & we spent the day @ your home. 3 wks ago you called, asking, Marie when are coming home to see me? Condolences family. Mae Preston
- Ira Felder(Monday, July 15 13 07:30 pm EDT)
Sorry for you all lost.We will keep the family in our prayers.Rance was a very good friend of the family.
- Yvonne Cephus Simms(Monday, July 15 13 05:14 pm EDT)
The Kendrick Family,
Very sorry for your loss. We will keep you close in our hearts prayers.
Yvonne Cephus Simms & Bob Simms
- Tammy Means(Monday, July 15 13 04:06 pm EDT)
May God watch over you and the family now and always. I'm so sorry for your loss.
- Dave Andelman(Monday, July 15 13 03:54 pm EDT)
Tina: very sorry for your loss.
- Ken Whitaker(Monday, July 15 13 02:08 pm EDT)
I just learned of your Father passing. I am so sorry and know you are in my thoughts and prayers.
- Valerie Beatty(Monday, July 15 13 01:49 pm EDT)
Tina, I was so sorry to hear of the loss of your father. Please know you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. Love, Valerie
- Steve Drinnon(Monday, July 15 13 01:36 pm EDT)
Tina: I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your father. Please know that you are in my thoughts and prayers - May God sustain you and your family in this awful time.
- Joyce Brundage(Monday, July 15 13 01:14 pm EDT)
I just learned of your Father's accident. Please know I am thinking of you, your daughter and others in your family. Take Care. Love Joyce
- Martha(Monday, July 15 13 01:04 pm EDT)
I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your father. Please know that you and your family are in our prayers. If there is anything that I can do, please let me know. Love you!
- Sharon Cutts(Monday, July 15 13 01:02 pm EDT)
Tina and Family, My thoughts and prayers are with you. May God give you strength during your time of bereavement. Be assured, he will be with you every step of the way.
- Mamie(Monday, July 15 13 12:19 pm EDT)
Tina, Prayers for peace. Know I love you and am here is you need me.
- Autumn(Monday, July 15 13 12:11 pm EDT)
You are in my prayers! If there is anything I can do let me know!
- Vivian(Monday, July 15 13 12:06 pm EDT)
Tina and family, I am praying for peace for you all during this difficult time. I hope the love of those around you help you through the days ahead.
- Kay Langford(Monday, July 15 13 11:15 am EDT)
I am very sad to learn of your father’s passing. I pray for God’s grace to always surround you.
You and your family are in my prayers,
- Amy Raburn Johnson(Monday, July 15 13 08:51 am EDT)
Rest in Peace Rance. You were a great man who will be missed by so many. I will cherish all of our conversations. May God be with the entire family and friends.
- Vicki Nelson(Sunday, July 14 13 08:53 pm EDT)
rest in peace, Mr. Rance. Your work on earth done and God has called you home to rest.
- Diane Busbee(Sunday, July 14 13 05:20 pm EDT)
My thoughts and prayers are with all of you during this sad time. I am so thankful to have had the pleasure of being his friend. I will miss seeing him around town & talking to him. Just saw him the other day & he hugged my & told someone "this is my friend". Goodbye my friend.
- Eva Hart-Arnold(Sunday, July 14 13 03:32 pm EDT)
May the comfort of God help you during this difficult time.
- Shirley Kendrick(Sunday, July 14 13 01:34 pm EDT)
May God be with the entire family, you all have my upmost deepest sympathy & in my Prayers. He will be truly missed, look toward the hills which cometh your health hold on to God's I changing hands it will get better by & by.
- Christie Windham(Sunday, July 14 13 12:13 pm EDT)
I will truly miss you my friend & seeing you in town. I will always cherish memories of you saying Good Morning to a few of us when you knew we had started our bus routes! You will be missed! RIP my thoughts & prayers to his family & friends!
- Sarah Pitts(Sunday, July 14 13 10:11 am EDT)
My Dear sweet grandfather. It seem like just yesterday i was speaking to you and you were telling me to tell your great grandchildren hi and you want to see them again before they start to get social security. Now you are gone so soon. I will truly miss you and I love you so much.
- James Barron (Chicago)(Saturday, July 13 13 10:55 pm EDT)
Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ and the Father of compassion and the God of all comfort. May you find comfort and peace in each other (RIP)