Steven Wayne Hodge Sr., 65, of Sale Creek, Tenn., passed away Friday morning Oct. 11, 2013, at his home. Steven was born in Chattanooga on Oct. 16, 1947 and lived all of his life in Sale Creek. He retired as a truck driver and welder. He attended Sale Creek Church of God.
He is survived by his wife of 49 years, Mary Hudson Hodge; his mother, Hester Minnis Hodge and son, Steven Hodge Jr. all of Sale Creek; daughter, Kim (Micky) Reavley; two grandsons, Zachery Hodge and Michael (Nicole) Reavley; granddaughter, Lauren Reavley; three great-grandchildren, Katelyn, Alexis and Alyssa Reavley; his brother, Randy (Diane) Hodge and his sister, Cheryl (George) Francisco all of Soddy-Daisy, Tenn. Mr. Hodge was preceded in death by his father, Eugene Hodge.
Funeral services for Mr. Hodge will be Sunday, at 2 p.m. in the Vanderwall Funeral Home with Bishop Kenneth Bolton and Rev. Terry Bolton officiating. He will be laid to rest in Rhea Memory Gardens.