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Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Bessie Hodge

Sunday, April 22, 2007

MORLEY - Bessie Hodge, 89, formerly of Pollard, Ark., died April 19, 2007, in Cape Girardeau.

Born Dec. 5, 1917, in Pollard, she was the daughter of the late Luther Edgar and Tinna Elizebeth Pollard Evans.

On July 3, 1933, she married Jessie Leeman Hodge, who preceded her in death in 1974.

Two sons, Jesse Leeman Hodge and Ronald Leon Hodge; four brothers, Lowell Evans, James Evans, Leroy Evans and Royce Evans; and one sister, Mary Lee Dunlap, also preceded her in death.

Survivors include: one son, Dairel Hodge of Oran; one daughter, Betty Banks of Morley; one brother, Eugene Evans; two sisters, Louise Cooper and Darlene Potts; and nine grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren and one great-great-

grandchild.

Visitation is at 10 a.m. Monday at Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home in Piggott, Ark. Services will begin at 2 p.m. with Brian Flannigan officiating.

Burial will follow in the New Hope Cemetery in Pollard.