Charleston, W.Va. – Nicholas County Clerk Wanda Hendrickson passed away this weekend following a battle with cancer.
“I would like to extend my condolences to Wanda’s family,” Secretary of State Natalie E. Tennant said. “She was dedicated to the people of Nicholas County for more than four decades and that is to be commended. She also did wonderful work in modernizing the county clerk’s office and that will benefit citizens for years to come.”
According to the Nicholas County website, in 2004 Wanda Hendrickson became the first woman to be elected Nicholas County Clerk. Prior to her election as County Clerk, she worked in the clerk’s office for more than 40 years.