Imogene Barbara Hodge
Imogene Barbara Hodge, 78, Elizabethton, went home to be with her Lord, Sunday, October 4, 2020, at Johnson City Medical Center after a brief illness.
A native of Carter County, she was a daughter of the late Earl B. and Hassie Holder Hodge.
Imogene was a 1961 graduate of Happy Valley High School. She was retired as a Health Technician from the James H. Quillen VA Medical Center. She loved to cook, loved kids, loved going to church and loved to travel.
Imogene was an active member of Green Mountain Free Will Baptist Church.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Larry Hodge, and a sister, Linda Crabtree.
Survivors include three sisters, Earlene (Kermit) Ellis, Jonesborough, Mary (Donald) Hembree, Johnson City, and Louise (Steve) Phillips, Elizabethton; two brothers, Gary (Tina) Hodge, Butler, and Terry Hodge, Elizabethton; a special niece, Sierra Phillips, Elizabethton; several other nieces and nephews, great-nieces and nephew; and a special friend, Angie Crabtree.
The funeral service will be conducted at 7 p.m. Wednesday, October 7, at Memorial Funeral Chapel with Pastor Dexter Brummitt and Dr. Alan King officiating. Music will be provided by the Sounds of Victory. The graveside service and interment will be at 3 p.m. Thursday, October 8, in the Lyons Cemetery. Active pallbearers will be nephews. Honorary pallbearers will be her church family. The family will receive friends from 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Friends may also visit with the family at the home of a sister, Mary Hembree. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, everyone is required to wear a mask and practice social distancing. Family and friends will assemble at the funeral home at 2:30 p.m. Thursday to go in procession to the cemetery. Condolences may be sent to the family at our website at www.memorialfcelizabethton.com.
Memorial Funeral Chapel is serving the Hodge family.