Nelda Lee (Turner) HodgesDecember 1, 1933 ~ July 13, 2017 (age 83)
Nelda Lee Hodges, 83, of Leakesville, passed away on July 13, 2017 at the Greene Rural Health Center. She was an active member of Antioch Baptist Church for many years, where she served the Lord faithfully as long as she was able. She loved fishing and visiting with family and friends. More than anything she loved her Lord, family, and her church family and will be greatly missed.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 54 years, Alvin “Red” Hodges; grandson, Nicholas Hodges; parents, Joseph and Bernice Lee Turner; and brothers, Willis Wesley and Joseph Turner.
She is survived by her children, Roy Hodges of Marshall, AR, Agnes Parnell (Tiny), Richard Hodges (Cindy), Glenda Smith (Billy), and Mack Hodges (Etta Ann), all of Greene County; 11 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and many other relatives and friends.
The Funeral Service will be held on Sunday, July 16, 2017 at Freeman Funeral Home at 3 pm with a visitation prior to the service beginning at 1 pm with Bro. Paul Walters and Bro. Kenneth McLendon officiating. Interment will be in the Antioch Cemetery. Online condolences may be given at www.freemanleakesville.com. Freeman Funeral Home- Leakesville, MS. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to Antioch Baptist Church building fund at 1044 High School Rd. Leakesville, MS 39451.