In Memory of




Obituary for Bonnie Carol Hodge

Bonnie Carol Hodge 11/22/1943 to 11/09/2023

On November 9th, Bonnie Carol Hodge, 79, passed away peacefully surrounded by family. Bonnie was the cherished wife of Robert “Bob” M. Hodge Jr., they were married for 64 happy years. Bonnie was a loving mother to Mark Lane Hodge (Tracy) and Dena Hodge White (Jeff). One of her proudest accomplishments was being Nanaw to grandchildren Melissa White Marcus (Josh), Benjamin White (Jessica) and Sarah White (Ian), great grandchildren Olivia, Jaxen and Koen along with step grandchildren Emily and Kaitlyn. She will also be dearly missed by her sister Eleanor Jo Weaver, brother Bobby Ray Fleshman and many lifelong friends.

Bonnie loved her family and the Lord with all her heart. Anyone who ever met Bonnie knew her as a friend. She had a loving heart and adventurous spirit. People will remember Bonnie for her many years of service on Gate #1 at the Salem Red Sox Ballpark, she loved this job and it suited her outgoing personality. Bonnie also had many friends in Sun City Center, Florida where she and Bob spent their winters.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday, November 14th from 12 noon to 2 PM with a celebration of life immediately following in the Chapel at Oakey’s North on Peter’s Creek Road in Roanoke. Pastor Brian Gordon of Riverside Evangelical Methodist Church, where Bob and Bonnie attended for many years, will officiate.

We will be live-streaming the service for those who cannot attend. Click on the link below to view the service.

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