Dennis Alton Hodges “Pops” was born on November 5, 1973 in Statesboro, GA to the late Alton and Ernestine Hodges. Dennis loved the outdoors, he was an avid fisherman and gun collector, and loved anything that involved cutting up and living his life to the absolute fullest. His wife, kids, and especially his grandkids were his world.
Dennis was a worker; he loved his job and the family and friends that he gained from it over the years. Over the course of Dennis’ life, he worked several jobs with the last being with Dustcom, where he was currently a superintendent. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by grandparents, James Aaron & Minnie Ola Hodges, E.W & Annie Riner; sister, Emily Hodges; brother-in-law Billy Covington and daughter, Kadi Hodges.
Dennis leaves behind his wife of 30 years, Connie Hodges. Sons, Teryn (Heather) & D.J., daughter Irene. Sister, Ellen Hamilton. Brother, Russell (Hope) Hodges. Grandchildren, Hunter, Ethan, and Zoey. Sisters-in-Law, Cynde (Pat), Regina (Jake). Brother-in-law, Randy (Pam). Dennis also leaves behind many nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends Friday, March 4 from 6:00-8:00 PM at Deal Funeral Directors. The funeral service will be Saturday, March 5 at 11:00 AM in the Chapel of Deal Funeral Directors with Pastor Russell Rogers officiating. Interment will follow at Lower Black Creek Church Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Dusty Williams, Ethan Cochran, Austin Roach, Marcus Jones, Abesai Gonzalez, & Jorge Roblero with the entirety of his Dustcom Family as honorary Pallbearers.
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