Beatrice Hodge Dies

Beatrice Hodge

Beatrice Hodge died on Nov. 1.

The first viewing will be held from 4-6 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 18, at the Blyden Memorial Chapel.

A second viewing will be from 9-10 a.m., Friday, Nov. 19, at the Blyden Memorial Chapel with service to follow at 10 a.m.  Burial will be at Western Cemetery No. 2.

Beatrice was preceded in death by her parents: Rafael and Idalia; her siblings: Ilita Nibbs, Eleanor Sealey and Bernice King; and her son, Aaron K Hodge.

She is survived by her husband, Irvin Hodge; special daughter, Daphne Rouse; daughter-in-law and Zenzile M Hodge; grandsons: Aaron Hodge Jr. and Rafael Hodge; brothers: George Smith and Antonio Nibbs; and sisters: Edith Dawson, Marilyn and Cheryl Nibbs and Gail Nibbs-Adolphus.

She is also survived by brothers-in-law: Leroy Adolphus, Austin Hodge (Marcia), Ira Hodge, William Hodge (Yolanda) and Irvine Hodge (Jeryl); sisters-in-law: Ruth Smith, Barbara Nibbs, Vera Hodge-Benjamin, Lyra Hodge-Steele (Franklin), Elmyra Hodge Brewley, Chola Hodge (Samuel) and Elrida Hodge.  Special friends: Jose and Roxanne Lettsome, Franklin and Janice Connor;  as well as many other relatives and friends too numerous to mention.

Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Turnbull’s Funeral Home and Crematory Services.