Dale Lavell HodgeFebruary 24, 1946 ~ June 4, 2017 (age 71)
Dale Hodge, 72, of Pisgah, passed away on Sunday, June 4, 2017 at George Regional Hospital. He was a welder all of his life, working in many different places. As an outdoorsman, he was an avid fisherman and hunter, and loved to work around his property and in his garden. He was known for being a good Christian man who loved his Lord and going to church. He was loved and will be greatly missed by all of his family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 42 years, Hattie Mae Hodge; parents, Will and Tina Hodge; brothers, Jr. and Billy Hodge; sisters, Doretha Pike, Earnestine Stapleton, and Lita Rea Hamilton.
He is survived by his siblings, Everette Hodge (Audrey), J.B. Hodge (Donna), Atha Lea Penton, and Judy Parker; and a host of nieces, nephews, and friends.
The Funeral Service will be held at 2 pm on Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at Freeman Funeral Home with the visitation prior to the service beginning at 11 am. The interment will be held in the Sweetwater Cemetery. Online condolences may be given at www.freemanleakesville.com. Freeman Funeral Home- Leakesville, MS