Elizabeth “Libby” Goodwin Hendricks

By June 2, 2017 Obituaries

Elizabeth “Libby” Goodwin Hendricks, 62, of Charleston, SC, passed away on June 2, 2017.

A memorial service will be held at 2pm, Sunday, June 4th at James Island Presbyterian Church. Visitation will be held following the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation (www.bcrfcure.org).

Libby worked as a teacher of the visually impaired for Anderson County public schools. Prior to that, she was a pre-school teacher at Fort Hill Presbyterian Church in Clemson, SC. She began her teaching career in Greenville County schools as a special education teacher.

Libby is survived by husband, David Hendricks of Charleston, SC, son, Will Hendricks, of Portland, OR, mother, Betty Goodwin, and sister, Jeanie Goodwin, both of North Augusta, SC.

Libby is preceded in death by sister Ann Goodwin, and father Charles Goodwin.

Libby was born in Spartanburg, SC on September 5, 1954, daughter of Charles and Betty Goodwin.


  • Linda Farrell says:

    David, I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you!

  • Jeanie says:

    My sister was a warrior until the end. She fought the “good fight”. She was loved. She was blessed. I will forever miss her strength, subtle guidance, and humor.

  • Ann Wise Norton says:

    I will miss her. She was a good friend in high school and when we were with the Rainbow Girls. May she rest in peace.
    Ann Wise Norton

  • Cheri Gilbert says:

    David, I am so very sorry for your loss. We all loved Libby at Southwood and loved seeing her smile when she came upstairs. Please know that your family is in my many thoughts and prayers during this very difficult time.

  • Helen & Hank McKenney says:

    Sympathy and prayers for all the family.

  • Judy Capazzi says:

    David, I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.

  • Jade Black says:

    I am so sorry for your loss. Libby was a wonderful, beautiful lady. You are in my prayers.

  • Sally Hagood says:

    Praying for your family,David. Libby was such a special lady. I always enjoyed seeing her when she came to LMS.

  • Robin Rosa says:

    David, I am so sorry to hear about Libby. I have missed her at Nevitt and at Southwwod. She always made me smile and was one of the sweetest people that I have met. My prayers to you and the family!!

  • Tim Howard says:

    David, so sorry to hear of your loss.

    We (the family) have extremely fond memories of Libby while she was working at the preschool and your work with the sound at Fort Hill.
    Please be assured of our thoughts and prayers at this difficult time.

    Tim Howard

  • Brenda Raynal says:

    So sorry for you and Will. Remember all the days we spent at the beach together. Many good memories. I miss you all so. My heart and prayers are with you at this time.

    Much love,

  • Valerie Ebell says:

    David, I am so sorry to hear about your loss. Libby was so sweet to everyone and always had a kind word. I want you to know that you and your family are in my prayers. I was just thinking of you last week and wondering how everyone was doing. Please know that my heart is breaking for you all.