Robert Cord Hendrix, age 23, passed away unexpectedly, on March 8, 2021, in Arizona
He was born December 19, 1997, in Las Vegas, NV to Clay and Annette Hendrix.
Cord graduated from Oasis Academy in Fallon, NV in 2016, and went on to earn a bachelor’s degree in Political Science from the University of Nevada Reno in 2020.
During his rodeo career, Cord won several rodeo titles including, but not limited to, Nevada High School Rookie All Around, State Champion Bull Rider, and State Champion Heeler.
Cord is survived by his parents of Fallon, NV; His brother, Michael (Nicole) Davis and their 4 daughters of Fallon, NV; sister, Traci (Brian) Miller and their 2 boys of Fallon, NV; brother, Caleb Hendrix of Fallon NV; Grandfather Hans Heinicke and many aunts, uncles and cousins.
He is preceded in death by his sister, Rachel Hendrix; Grandparents, Bob and Bev Hendrix; and Grandmother Toni Heinicke.
There will be a memorial dinner in Cord’s honor on Friday, March 19, 2021, 5:00 pm at 1001 Sheckler cutoff, Fallon, NV. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, March 20, 2021, at 11:00 am at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 450 N. Taylor St. in Fallon. Viewing will precede services at 10:00 am. Burial will follow at the Fallon Cemetery under the direction of Smith Family Funeral Home (775) 423-2255.