Originally created 09/25/98

Mr. Charlie Hodges Jr.



WARRENTON, Ga. -- Mr. Charles "Charlie" Hodges Jr., 81, of 107 N. Whitehead St., died Wednesday, Sept. 23, 1998, at McDuffie County Hospital, Thomson.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. today at First United Methodist Church with the Rev. Mabel Foster officiating. Burial will be in Johnson United Methodist Church Cemetery, Warren County.

Mr. Hodges, a native of McRae, had retired as a rural mail carrier. He was an Army Air Forces veteran of World War II, and he flew 35 missions over Germany. He was a member of First United Methodist Church, where he was a member of the Sara Clary Sunday School Class. He was a scoutmaster for Boy Scouts of America, Troop 36, Warren County, and he coached Little League and Pony League baseball for 10 years. He was a member of the Warrenton Kiwanis Club and the Wednesday Morning Prayer Group.

Survivors include his wife, Betty Hodges; two sons, Michael Lamar Hodges, Cairo, and Charles Edward Hodges, Peachtree City; one daughter, Mary Lynn Hodges McCullough, Warrenton; five grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

Pallbearers will be Dennis Coxwell, Jim McMichael, Lane McMichael, Dan Crumpton, Ed Ricketson, J.B. Foster, Scott Campbell and Ray Lamb.

Memorials may be made to First United Methodist Church Building Fund, 303 E. Main St., Warrenton, GA 30828.

Friends may call at the residence.

James & Lowe Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.