Christopher Clay Hendley

Christopher Clay Hendley, age 34, a resident of Braymer, MO, passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018, at North Kansas City Hospital in North Kansas City.

Christopher was born the son of Gary Dale Hendley and Tabitha S. (Turner) Foley on Aug. 17, 1984, in North Kansas City. He was a 2003 graduate of Braymer High School. He worked as a dispatcher for Tomken Transportation in Kansas City for five years. Christopher was a huge Dallas Cowboys fan. He was also an avid fan of Philadelphia 76ers Basketball, and of KU Basketball. His daugher, Isabella Faye Hendley (Bella) was the light of his life.

Survivors include his daughter, Isabella Faye Hendley (Bella) and her mother, Carly Graham of Braymer; his mother, Tabitha Foley and stepfather, Tim Foley of Braymer; one brother, Ryan Hendley (Amanda) of Braymer; three sisters, Lindsay Foley of Kansas City, Lacey Cox of Braymer, and Molly Foley of Braymer; two nieces, Avery and Harper Hendley; one uncle, Terry Hendley of Excelsior Springs; maternal grandparents, Ralph and Monna Turner of Excelsior Springs; and paternal grandmother, Mary Hendley of Excelsior Springs.

He was preceded in death by his father, Gary Dale Hendley; paternal grandfather, Gary Lee Hendley; and an infant son, Iverson Graham Hendley.

A celebration of life service will be held at the Braymer Baptist Church in Braymer on Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018, at 10:30 a.m. There is no scheduled visitation. A private family inurnment will be held at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to the Braymer Baptist Church Bible School, and may be left at or mailed to Lindley Funeral Home, P.O. Box 47, Chillicothe, MO 64601. Online condolences may be left at

Arrangements are under the direction of Lindley Pitts Funeral Home in Braymer.

(paid obituary)

The Caldwell County News

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