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Gordon Hay Hodgkin

October 20, 1948 ~ September 8, 2019 (age 70)


Mr. Gordon Hay Hodgkin, 70 of Blackshear, passed away late Sunday evening, September 8, 2019, at the Harborview Satilla Nursing Home in Waycross.

Born in Wilmington, NC on October 20, 1948, he had lived in North Carolina most of his life until moving to Pierce County ten years ago.  He had worked as a millwright  for many years and enjoyed boats, fishing, and visiting with friends (he always had a story or two to tell).  He was a member of First Presbyterian Church in Waycross.

He was a son of the late Robert Garnett & Annie Righton McCaskill Hodgkin.  He was also preceded in death by his wife, Myra Jane Black Hodgkin.

Survivors include two sons and daughters-in-law, Jay & Alyson Hodgkin of Southern Pines, NC and Jon & Keshia Hodgkin of Blackshear; a sister, Righton (Brown) McCallum of North Carolina; a brother, Robert “Bob” (Cindy) Hodgkin, Jr. of North Carolina; 5 grandchildren, Ava, Eason, Reeves, Haydon, and Hannah; and several nieces, nephews, and other relatives.

Funeral services for Mr. Hodgkin will be held Saturday afternoon, September 14, 2019, at 3:00 o’clock from the Pearson-Dial Chapel.

Visitation will be held at the funeral home one hour prior to the service.

Memorialization will be by cremation.

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Pearson-Dial Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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September 14, 2019

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Pearson-Dial Chapel
659 Main St.
Blackshear, GA 31516

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