Dora Carol Andrews

Dora Carol Andrews, 82, of Newport News, passed away peacefully at home on, July 23, 2022. She was born in New Franklin, Missouri. Dora was the daughter of the late Frank and Arlie Hendrix.

Carol was preceded in death by her husband of 40 years, Gerald L. Andrews; daughter Patricia A. Minor; sisters Zelda M. Canole, Betty J. Elder, Janice I. Smith and brother, Jesse F. Hendrix. Left to cherish her memory is her daughter, Carla Girod and her husband John; granddaughters, Jennifer Garcia and her husband Richard, Katrina Clark, Angela Jordan, Sarah Webb and her husband Mark; grandsons, Joshua Slabaugh and his wife Elizabeth, Eric Burton, Logan Minor; eight great-grandchildren; sisters, Fay Kempf, Kathryn Andrews; brothers, Lloyd Hendrix, Bill Hendrix and his wife Alice; and many nieces and nephews.

Carol was a military wife and lived in many places throughout that time. The most important thing to her was her family.

A funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, July 30, 2022, at Peninsula Funeral Home, 11144 Warwick Blvd., Newport News, VA. Her viewing will be held at the funeral home prior to the funeral from 12:00 until 2:00 p.m. Burial will be in Peninsula Memorial Park, 12750 Warwick Blvd., Newport News, VA.

Arrangements are under the care of Peninsula Funeral Home.


  1. Wanda Young

    To the family of Carol Andrews
    I am so sorry to read that Mrs Andrews has passed away ! I knew her from cleaning for her and we had become friends .Carol was sweet person to know
    And I will Cherish the moments that we had together and again I am so sorry for your loss.

  2. Wendy Stuck

    Logan and family, I am so sorry to learn of Granny’s passing. You have my number if you need anything. Our family sends our condolences for your loss.

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