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Andrew Jacob Hogue, Jr.

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“Dianne and Family ,May the love of your family and the wonderful memories of Andy be with you in the days to come. I can not express how sorry I am...Read More »
1 of 24 | Posted by: Patricia Lee - Friend

“Andy was such a nice, warm-hearted, giving man who will be missed a lot. He brightened up every Daybreak Toastmasters meeting he attended. May all...Read More »
2 of 24 | Posted by: Bob & Chloë Huddleston - SC

“Diane & Family, May your joy in The Lord be your strength. "Every good and perfect gift comes from above, and comes down from The Father of Lights....Read More »
3 of 24 | Posted by: Drew Herring - James Island, SC

“As the days and weeks pass, and as you return to life's routine, may you continue to feel comforted by the love and support of family and friends.The...Read More »
4 of 24 | Posted by: Berlin's Team - North Charleston, SC

“Andy was a remarkable person. As my husband said after meeting him only once, He was one bear of a man, a strong, yet tender teddy bear who loved his...Read More »
5 of 24 | Posted by: Julia Welch - St Petersburg, FL

“Diane you and your family have been in my thoughts and prayers for months. Jay and I are so sorry for your loss. Andy will be missed. ”
6 of 24 | Posted by: Brenda Parker - Neighbor

“Andy will be greatly missed at St Johannes. He was always the first smiling face I saw when I arrived at church. He walked around and greeted...Read More »
7 of 24 | Posted by: Samantha Morra - Charleston, SC

“I can not be leave we lost 2 legends the same week ”
8 of 24 | Posted by: Anne Ballard - Salters, SC

“Ms. Diane and family,I have nothing but fond memories of Andy. He was really a kind soul that always made me laugh and we treated each other with so...Read More »
9 of 24 | Posted by: Fred Morillo - Myrtle Beach, SC

“MY DEEPEST CONDOLONCES TO DIANE AND YOUR ENTIRE FAMILY ON THE PASSING OF YOUR BELOVED ANDY. I HAVE FOND MEMORIES OF OUR YEARS AT JIHS TOGETHER. I...Read More »
10 of 24 | Posted by: ANN BAILEY KING - FOLLY BEACH, SC

“Well Andy, one hell of a fight Bubba !I prayed for your recovery every day and night.You will be missed by many, Charleston Exchange Club will not be...Read More »
11 of 24 | Posted by: Jerry Morris - Friend

“As the days and weeks pass, and as you return to life's routine, may you continue to feel comforted by the love and support of family and friends. I...Read More »
12 of 24 | Posted by: Lynn Shaddrix - Friend

“Diane & Family, so sorry for your loss. Andy was a wonderful man and will be missed by all. ”
13 of 24 | Posted by: William and Elaine Kornahrens - SC

“Diane and family, we all prayed and prayed for Andy's healing, but he just couldn't recover. Now, I am praying for God's Sweet Holy Spirit to fill...Read More »
14 of 24 | Posted by: Terry Stone - Alto, GA - Friend

“We remember Andy as a wonderful , caring person who "lit up the room" when he walked in. He was always engaging in conversation and that conversation...Read More »
15 of 24 | Posted by: Skeeter and Lynn Jutzeler

“My husband Timmy Smith has alot of memories working along side of Chercker Andy on the waterfront.My dad, Bill Hamilton, was also in the Sumter...Read More »
16 of 24 | Posted by: Pamela Smith - Hollywood, SC

“We have lost a shining light in the hearts of So many Friends of Andy Hogue❤He was a good friend to so many always offering encouragement and...Read More »
17 of 24 | Posted by: Marila Turbyfill - West Columbia, SC

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you Diane, Jonathan and the rest of your family during this difficult time. Andy was a fine man and loved by all. ...Read More »
18 of 24 | Posted by: Donna Jarrell - Friend

“Diane and Family, please know that you are in our thoughts and prayers. ”
19 of 24 | Posted by: Dick Jackson - Irmo, SC - Family

“Worked with Andy many years. He had a great personality and was fun to be around. So sorry. ”
20 of 24 | Posted by: Steve Shad - My pleasant, SC

“Dear Diane and Family,We are so sorry to learn of the passing of Andy. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.With Our Sympathy,Joey and...Read More »
21 of 24 | Posted by: Joey Lucas - Charleston, SC

“Andy was such a wonderful man and uncle. My heart aches knowing he is gone. He will be missed by so many people, but his legacy will live on through...Read More »
22 of 24 | Posted by: Dana Dawson - Wadmalaw island, SC

“Andy will always remain in my heart as my brother. We never failed to ask if one could help the other. I am blessed to have known him. ”
23 of 24 | Posted by: Jim Phelps - Charleston, SC

“Diane and family,Our prayers are with you and your families. Andy will always be remembered as that warm hearted and easy going gentleman that loved...Read More »
24 of 24 | Posted by: Kathy and Charlie Clark - NC


Andrew Jacob Hogue, Jr., 72, of Charleston, South Carolina, husband of Diane Kornahrens Hogue entered into eternal rest Thursday, October 8, 2020. A Private Visitation will be held in the J. Henry Stuhr, Inc. Downtown Chapel on Wednesday, October 14, 2020. A Celebration of Life Service will be held outdoors Thursday, October 15, 2020, at the James Island Yacht Club, 734 Wampler Drive, Charleston, SC at 2:00 p.m.

Andy was born May 12, 1948 in Charleston, South Carolina, son of the late Andrew Jacob Hogue and Martha Smith Hogue. He was a graduate of the James Island High School Rams and received his bachelors in Business at Baptist College (Charleston Southern University). Andy served 20 years in the South Carolina National Guard retiring as Lt. Colonel. He had a heart of gold and lead a life of service. He was an active member and past Commander of the Sumter Guards of Charleston, a member of the Washington Light Infantry, a member of the Exchange Club of Charleston, a member of Toastmasters Day Break Club, and a Life Member of the James Island Yacht Club. He actively attended and served on church council at St. Johannes Lutheran Church. Andy co-founded the Adopt-a-Guard Foundation, volunteered for Birthday Party for Jesus at Johnson-Hagood Stadium, and dedicated time and support for The Citadel Lutheran Group. Among his many accomplishments, he was a salesman for Amsoil, Send-out-Cards, and EZ Card. He was a brother of the International Longshoreman Association Local #1771 and was fondly referred to as "Checker Andy."

He is survived by the love of his life of 52 years, Diane Kornahrens Hogue; son, Jonathan Tanner Hogue of Irmo, SC; three daughters, Leslie Ann Hogue Carpenter (Scott), Amanda Diane Hogue Rogers, and Anna Drew Hogue Miller (Corbett) all of Charleston; twelve grandchildren, Mikayla, Nathan, Cade, Mya, Lyla, Rosalie, Cayman, Clyde, Miles, Henry, Lendy, and Hogan; brother Dennis Hogue (Brenda) of Rock Hill, SC; sister, Martha Lynn Hutto of Charleston; father-in-law George Kornahrens of Charleston; and many beloved in-laws, nieces, nephews, and Alabama family. Andy is preceded in death by his parents, Jacob and Martha; mother-in-law, Beverly Kornahrens; brother and sister-in-law, Warren Hogue (Loraine); brother-in-law David Dawson, and son-in-laws Casey Keegan and Michael Rogers.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to St. Johannes Lutheran Church, 48 Hassell Street, Charleston, SC 29401.