By LESLIE COLLINS
March 6, 2013
They say like father, like son, and Dr. Ed Kendrick has truly followed in his father’s footsteps.
“I was to be a dentist like a farmer’s child is born to take over the farm,” Kendrick said, who operates his own dental practice at 4605 Independence Ave.
Kendrick still remembers his father’s dental practice located on the second floor of Pierce’s Drug Store at Monroe and Independence Avenue.
During the 1960s his father traveled overseas to Guatemala on mission trips to perform dental work and Kendrick tagged along.
“It really opened my eyes to how good we have it in