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Gum Springs Cemetery
Saturday November 3rd, 2018
12:00pm - 1:00pm

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Morris Franklin Hodges

Morris Franklin Hodges, 88, passed way Monday, October 29th.  He was born in Griffithville, AR to the late Bennie and Marie Hodges on October 31, 1929.


Morris loved dancing, westerns, fishing, traveling, camping, auctions, and fixing cars.  He was known as a great story teller and professional napper. He was a hard worker and an honest God fearing man.  He will be missed by all who knew and loved him.


Morris is survived by one daughter; Billie Jean Manning (Richard), three sisters; Jane Erwin, Marilyn Ridings (Derrel), and Gloria Reinhardt (Ken), ten grandchildren; Michele Ford (Donnie), Crystal Hardwick (John), Barbie Norrell, Jesse Hodges, Michael Pierce (Lora), Jerry Pierce, Michael Hodges (Janice), Christopher Hodges, Josh Corlis (Keri), Lonnie Walters (Jenni), twenty-one great-grandchildren, and two great-great-grandchildren.


In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his previous wife of forty-three years; Gay Hodges, and by his later wife of fifteen years; Evelyn Blake Hodges, one son; Michael Hodges, two daughters; Julia Walters and Marcia Hodges, one sister; Beatrice Brimer.

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So sorry Billie...your dad (and dad) was a great neighbor as I was growing up. I have special memories of you and your family. Prayers for the family!!

Reba (Moody) Voiles Oct 30 2018 12:00 AM

Sorry for you loss! I know it's hard. He was a great man ...I know he will be missed. Had so many great times with him and y'all in the past. Love you all

Vickie(Green) Algood Oct 30 2018 12:00 AM