Esther Mae Ayers Hendrick, 86 of Pulaski died Jan. 31, 2010 at Montgomery Regional Hospital after a lengthy illness. She is survived by her husband of 58 years, Fred Ersal Hendrick of Pulaski; her sons Lansford Dawson (wife Gail) of Draper, Roger Dawson (wife Brenda) of Pulaski, and daughter Maetta Crewe (husband Trent) of Pulaski; 7 grand children; 8 great grandchildren; many nieces & nephews; special caregivers Angie Worrell, Jeanette Turner, Susan Cook, Lafon Burton, the staff of Orchard Hills, and a host of friends. Funeral services will be Thurs. 1:00 PM at Vaughan-Guynn-McGrady Funeral Home in Hillsville. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Pulaski First Church of the Brethren c/o Treasurer Linda Grantham, 2012 Twin Oaks St., Pulaski, VA 24301. Vaughan-Guynn-McGrady Chapel is serving the family.