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Halifax supervisors tee up school borrowing of $135 million, employee pay raises

Halifax County is poised to borrow $105 million to build a new high school with an additional $25 million set aside for elementary school upgrades — the recommendation of the…

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James Arthur Hendren

SoVaNow.com / April 12, 2010
James Arthur Hendren, 59, of College Street, South Boston died Wednesday, April 7, 2010 at his home. He was born in Halifax County on July 28, 1950, a son of the late Richard Hendren and Lucinda Coates Hendren and was employed with the City of South Boston Public Works for 36 years.

He is survived by one sister, Alberta Green of Danville; five brothers, Jessie Hendren of Richmond, Richard Hendren Jr., Robert Hendren, both of South Boston, John Thomas Hendren and Samuel Hendren, both of Whitesville, N.C.; one aunt, Nannie Wyatt; one brother-in-law, three sisters-in-law, other relatives and friends, including Gayle Edmonds and Cordaro Edmonds. He was preceded in death by two sisters, Evelyn Faulkner and Ethel Mae Hodge.

Funeral services were held Saturday at The Crawford House Chapel with Bishop Larry Burrell officiating. Burial followed in Oak Ridge Cemetery.

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