Jose Melendez-Hernandez, 42, passed away Thursday, January 10, 2019, at his residence in Mocksville. He was born in Mexico on April 15, 1976, the son of Josefina Amaro-Sanchez, who survives, and the late Bonifacio Hernandez-Salinas.
For the past 18-19 years, he had worked as a concrete laborer in the construction industry. He attended St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in Mocksville.
In addition to his mother, survivors include two sons, Jovanni and Jair Hernandez; two daughters, Jennifer and Jasmine Hernandez; and three sisters: Maria Felix Hernandez-Amaro of Mocksville, Virginia Hernandez-Amaro and Adele Hernandez-Amaro.
The visitation with family and friends will be Sunday, January 13, from 6:00 PM until 1:00 AM. The Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:00 AM Monday at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church officiated by Rev. Father Eric L. Kowalski. Interment will follow in the Rose Cemetery.
Davie Funeral Service is in charge of arrangements. Condolences may be posted online at www.daviefuneralservice.com.