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John Michael Hedrick

May 27, 1955 - October 29, 2021

John Michael (Mike) Hedrick, 66, of Lynchburg passed away on Friday, October 29, 2021 at Lynchburg General Hospital.

Born on May 27, 1955, in Lynchburg, VA, Mike was a son of Janis M. Hedrick and the late John William Hedrick.

He proudly served in the US Marine Corp. He was an avid bowler, car enthusiast and loved playing a game of “cornhole”.

He leaves behind a loving wife of 43 years, Sharon R. Hedrick, two sons Robert Michael Hedrick and Christopher Scott Hedrick (Brittany).  In addition, he is survived by two brothers and one sister Wendell (Moose) Hedrick (Angie), Brenda Meeks (Phillip) and Tim Hedrick. He was also a loving Papa to his grandchildren Weston, Mason, Addie, Jax, Avery (Ramsey), Brantley and Griffin Hedrick.

He is survived by numerous nieces/nephews and preceded in death by his nephew Jason G. Meeks.

He was an employee of WestRock for 40 years.

A service celebrating his life will be conducted at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday November 3, 2021, at Tharp Funeral Home, Breezewood Drive with pastor Chris Kesler officiating. Interment will follow in Fort Hill Memorial Park.

The family will receive friends from 5 until 7 p.m. on Tuesday, November 2, 2021 at Tharp Funeral Home, Breezewood Drive.

Tharp Funeral Home & Crematory, Lynchburg, is assisting the family.

Click here to view John’s tribute video

 

A service celebrating his life will be conducted at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday November 3, 2021, at Tharp Funeral Home, Breezewood Drive with pastor Chris Kesler officiating. Interment will follow in Fort Hill Memorial Park.

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Rest in Peace Mike.. You were such a great friend and person to bowl with and talk to at the bowling alley. Prayers to your family.

Posted by Robynne Fears on November 2, 2021

Rest in Peace Mike.. You were such a great friend and person to bowl with and talk to at the bowling alley. Prayers to your family.

Posted by Robynne Fears on November 2, 2021

Rest in Peace Mike.. You were such a great friend and person to bowl with and talk to at the bowling alley. Prayers to your family.

Posted by Robynne Fears on November 2, 2021

So sorry to hear of Mike’s passing. Mike was a great person and a great friend. We have so many fond memories of our times spent with our bowling families. Sharon and boys we pray for Gods comfort and peace to embrace you during the difficult days ahead. We are just a text away if you need anything.

Posted by Phyllis Hale on November 1, 2021

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