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George  Lea "Dodge" Hindman

George Lea "Dodge" Hindman
  • October 3, 1956 - April 14, 2020
  • Mount Pleasant, South Carolina

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“To hear of Dodges passing was such a shock. I am so sorry for your loss, he will be dearly missed. ”
1 of 11 | Posted by: Martha Montgomery - Charleston, SC

“I just heard of the passing of Dodge. I considered Dodge as a lifelong good friend. We grew up together, playing on the same baseball teams as...Read More »
2 of 11 | Posted by: Joseph "Jody" and Brenda Riggs - SC

“I remember Dodge growing up in My Pleasant going to school with him and hanging out. He was a wonder guy and his whole family. We were all very close...Read More »
3 of 11 | Posted by: Nancy Burnet Sidley - Charleston, SC


4 of 11 | Posted by: Jerry Isaac - MT Pleasant, SC

“Our memories of Dodge are all of an excellent friend and a fine human being. Whether we were hunting mushrooms or tramping through the woods around...Read More »
5 of 11 | Posted by: Robert and Joyce Fowler - Hopkins, SC

“What a kind younger man and gentleman he was. My prayers are with the Hindman family at this dark time. ”
6 of 11 | Posted by: Nancy Arnold - Charleston, SC

“Great friend, great person. Got no words to say what I feel.Love to all the Hindman family.Alan Hayes ”
7 of 11 | Posted by: A friend

“As a previous employee of Dodges at The Good Earth, I must say he was the most honest and fair boss. We had a blast on and off the job. Fishing and...Read More »
8 of 11 | Posted by: Chris Fry - Mount Pleasant, SC

“We are so sorry for your loss. We will be lifting you up in our hearts. ”
9 of 11 | Posted by: Lizzy Fowler Culler - Columbia, SC

“They just don't come any better than Dodge...a great guy and good friend to all of us.Heaven's gain and a glorious journey home until we meet again.....Read More »
10 of 11 | Posted by: Kathy Gaffos - Mount Pleasant, SC

“Thoughts and prayers for the family and loved ones. ”
11 of 11 | Posted by: Candice Rowland Nance - SC


George Lea "Dodge" Hindman passed away on Tuesday, April 14, 2020. Dodge was born on October 3, 1956. He was the son of Charles Hindman and Charlotte Goblet Hindman. He attended Mt Pleasant Academy and graduated from Wando High School in 1975. Dodge was an avid baseball player in his youth, and later played Men's league softball with the Mount Pleasant Generals. After high school Dodge lived in Denver Colorado where he worked in Greenhouse management. He then attended Trident Tech where he received a degree in Ornamental Horticulture. After college he worked for a Landscape and Design Company in Houston, Texas. He was partner in The Good Earth Landscaping Company from 1983 to 2000. Dodge received his real estate and broker's licenses and was employed by The Beach Company until his death.

Dodge was an avid outdoorsman. He loved fishing, hunting, eating oysters and being with his large family and many friends. He is survived by his wife of 34 years, Lisa Coggin Hindman, a son William Goblet Hindman and a daughter Charlotte Simms Hindman, three brothers Charles Huggins Hindman (Susan), Heyward Joseph Hindman(Ann ), and Alphonse Hudson Hindman (Barbara), two sisters, Charlotte Susan Hindman and Janie Hindman Yeargin (Lynn), his longtime best buddy, Jonny Arrington (Jane), many nephews and nieces who adored him, and his newest best friend Norrie (Simms' golden retriever).

A celebration of Dodge's life will be announced when large social gatherings are permitted after the Covid-19 pandemic.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Coastal Conservation League (coastalconservationleague.org); Low Country Land Trust (lowcountrylandtrust.org); Autism Society of America (autism-society.org); or South Carolina Waterfowl Association (scwa.org).