Henry L. Hodo

Augusta, Ga. – Henry L. Hodo, 82, husband of Ruth S. Hodo entered into rest Saturday, January 22, 2011 at Trinity Hospital after an extended illness.

Funeral services will be held Monday at 3:00 P.M. from Central Christian Church with Reverend Dr. Emmitt “Tip” Carroll officiating. Interment will follow in Westview Cemetery.

Mr. Hodo was born in Augusta to the late Thomas Watson and Ruth Blitchington Hodo.  He was a member of Central Christian Church where he was a Deacon and member of the Golden Agers.

Mr. Hodo had been a cotton warehouseman for 46 years the last 26 years with S.M. Whitney & Co. and served in the US Marines during the Korean Conflict.

Additional survivors include; his son, Darrell Hodo of Ile of Palms, SC, his daughter and son in law, Donna H. and Bobby Markwalter of Martinez, his grandchildren, Bobby Markwalter II (Catrina), Sheila Sherwood (Mike), Russ Markwalter(Gena), Ashley Jackson (Russell), Michelle Dunn(Todd), Carolyn Hodo and Scott Hodo and seven great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Harold Gay, Dan Anderson, Bill Fowler, Gary Judy, Ed Gilliand and Louis Hernandez.

If so desired memorial contributions may be made to the St. Joseph Foundation, Inc. P.O. Box 31358, Augusta, Ga. 30903.

The family will receive friends Monday at the church from 2:00 PM until the hour of the service.

Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors 2502 Richmond Hill Rd. Augusta, Georgia 30906.

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