Patricia Lou Hendrix, age 60, of Portland, passed away Tue., March 31, 2009 at Centennial Medical Center. Funeral services for Mrs. Hendrix took place Sat, April 4th from the Chapel of Woodard Funeral Home with Bro. Johnny Carver officiating. Interment followed in the New Hope Cemetery She is survived by her husband Billy G. Hendrix of Portland; son Donnie & (Emily) Hendrix of Scottsville, KY, daughter Kim Hendrix of Portland; brothers Bobby Collins of Springfield, TN and Herschell Hodge, Jr. of Bangor, Maine; grandson Zac Dalton of Scottsville, KY. She is preceded in death by her parents Herschell M. Sr. and Ruby Foster Hodge. Mrs. Hendrix worked for the Sumner County Board of Education as an active school bus driver.  She attended New Hope Church in Westmoreland.