O.D., age 71, was born on August 27, 1946, in Hurricane, to Ormie Cleo and Dorene Sovine Hodges. He was a retired Coordinator with the Savannah River Nuclear Site in Aiken, S.C. O.D. was a member of Brookway Church of Christ. Many would consider O.D. a Jack of all trades and a master of most. He enjoyed woodworking, which mostly consisted of building furniture for family and friends. O.D. was a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother and friend and will be dearly missed by all who knew him.
Those left to cherish his memory are his beloved wife, Jean "Carol" Hodges; son, Dwight Ashley Hodges and wife Tosha; daughter, Sherri Anne Hodges and husband Brad; brother, Troy Brent Hodges and wife Tamara; sister, Bonnie Gail Lewis and husband John; grandchildren, Cade and Wyatt Hodges of Brookhaven, Miss., and Brennon and Nayla Hodges of Hurricane.
He is preceded in death by his parents and dear family friend, Anna Reynolds.
Services for Mr. O.D. will be held Saturday, September 16, at Riverwood Family Funeral Service Brookhaven, Miss., with a visitation from noon until the memorial service at 1:30 p.m. Bro. Doug Kimball and Bro. Wendell Davis will officiate.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Hospice Ministries or the Berean Children's Home.
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