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William Franklin Hodge

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“One of the best men I knew.My time talking with him and hearing some of his advice while working with the company was very helpful. He will be...Read More »
1 of 24 | Posted by: Michael Hubbs - Bonneau, SC

“So sorry to hear of Frank's passing. I worked with him at Charleston Water System. He was always friendly and helpful. Prayers for the family and...Read More »
2 of 24 | Posted by: Joan Swords - Easley, SC

“Dear Hodge Family! Please accept our heartfelt expression of sympathy and condolence on the passing of Franklin. May he Rest In Peace and eternally...Read More »
3 of 24 | Posted by: Joel & Priscilla Larkin - SC

“May peace embrace Franklin and his family during this time. I was happy to have met him and our extended family.His memories will be cherished and...Read More »
4 of 24 | Posted by: Theresa Dragonas - Chesterfield, VA

“Cheryl: God is our refuge and is always present. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Some very fond memories of you and Franklin. God bless! ”
5 of 24 | Posted by: J. Mike Collins - Statesboro, GA

“Cheryl, Fran, Beth and Jason, I was shocked and saddened to hear about Frankie. Seems I just found him...only to lose him again. There were so many...Read More »
6 of 24 | Posted by: Marsha Mintz Williams - Burgaw, NC

“Cheryl and FamilyPlease know that you all are in my thoughts and prayers. So sorry to hear this. ”
7 of 24 | Posted by: JaNice & Bubba Williams - SC

“Rest in peace. Enjoyed making music with you. ”
8 of 24 | Posted by: Tom Young - Goose Creek - Friend

“Heartfelt sympathy to you and the awesome Hodge family. We fondly remember the precious connections from Sunday School classes in years go by....Read More »
9 of 24 | Posted by: Paul and Weegie Taylor - SC

“Franklin always helped when problems developed in purchasing. He always had a smile and good words. He will be missed. My prayers are with his...Read More »
10 of 24 | Posted by: Vince Lamberti - Coworker

“I sorry for your lost, I wish I have meet him early I would love to set and talk to hi about my daddy family May God bless you ”
11 of 24 | Posted by: Rosie E Benson - Jacksonville, FL

“Dear Hodge family I am so sorry to learn of Mr. Hodges passing. I am blessed to have many childhood memories with your family and Mr. Hodges easy...Read More »
12 of 24 | Posted by: Liz Shipman - Greensboro, NC

“Cheryl I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers go out to you and all of your family. ”
13 of 24 | Posted by: Patricia Strickland - SC - Friend

“Franklin was always kind and friendly even though I was an in-law. We did not see each other a lot, but when we did it was always a joyful occasion....Read More »
14 of 24 | Posted by: Harold Zorn - Phoenix, AZ

“I am so sorry, Cheryl. You will be in my thoughts and prayers. Sending much love to your family. ”
15 of 24 | Posted by: Marilyn Lupo - Nichols, SC

“Was so saddened by seeing about Franklin's death. Such good memories of being in Sunday School together at First Baptist. May God be close to you and...Read More »
16 of 24 | Posted by: Carolyn Corbett - Lexington, SC

“Dear Cheryl and family, I am so sorry to hear that Franklin has passed, but I am sure that he is now singing praises in heaven. My heart goes out to...Read More »
17 of 24 | Posted by: Phyllis Connor - Mount Pleasant, SC

“I did not have the pleasure of knowing Mr. Hodge. I know that I met him during the wedding celebrations of Fran and Hal. The legacy he has left in...Read More »
18 of 24 | Posted by: Ruth Swindell - Charleston, SC

“So sad to read of Franklin's passing, I enjoyed getting to know him and considered him a true professional and a joy to interact with. Your family is...Read More »
19 of 24 | Posted by: Roy Oglesby - Hanahan, SC

“I am so sad to hear of Franklin's passing. I have known Franklin for over 30 years through the local music business. Franklin loved his guitar and...Read More »
20 of 24 | Posted by: Mike Poirier - Mt.Pleasant, SC

“Cheryl, I am so sorry to hear of Frank's passing. You and your family will be in my thoughts and prayers. ”
21 of 24 | Posted by: Helen Lyman Fernandez - SC

“Cheryl and Family, I am so sorry to hear of Frank's passing. We worked together at Comm of Public Works for many years together; he actually hired...Read More »
22 of 24 | Posted by: Teresa Lucas Pitts - Summerville, SC

“Cheryl, so sorry to hear of your thoughts and prayers are with you and the family. Chris Houke ”
23 of 24 | Posted by: A friend

“CherylJohn and I are so sorry to hear of Franklin passing. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. ”
24 of 24 | Posted by: Dixie Hagan - Mt Pleasant, SC

William Franklin Hodge, 72, of Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, husband of Cheryl Mincey Hodge entered into eternal rest Monday, April 20, 2020. A private viewing and graveside service will be held. A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Franklin was born March 28, 1948 in Mullins, South Carolina, son of the late Homer Hodge and the late Georgia Lee King Hodge. He served in the United States Army and earned a Master's degree in Science. He worked as a Purchasing Manager with Commissioner of Public Works. He was an avid guitar player and enjoyed playing in local bands. Franklin was a member of the First Baptist Church of Mount Pleasant.

He is survived by his wife, Cheryl Hodge of Mt. Pleasant, SC; three children, Fran Huser (Hal) of Charleston, SC, Beth Arrington (Matt) of Mount Pleasant, SC and Jason Hodge (Arizbeth) of Mt. Pleasant, SC; five grandchildren, Lauren, Jenna, Sullivan, Remley and Justin.

Memorials may be made to the charity of one's choice.

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