Edna Dean Hodges
Edna Dean Hodges, age 95, of Rutledge, was called home by God Monday, February 17, 2020. Dean was saved at the age of 12 and was the oldest living member of Oakland Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her loving husband, Ewin Glenn Hodges; parents, Ed and Lilly Jarnigan; brothers, Raymond, Tom, Lloyd, Oval “Dick”, Don and Harold Jarnigan; sisters, Fannie Wall, Daisy Litz and Carol Kitts. She is survived by her daughter, Cynthia (Carl) Culbertson; son, Glenn (Rhonda) Hodges; grandchildren, Bryon (Lori) Larrance, Ben (Sara) Larrance, Deana Williamson and Lindsey (Justin) Stallings; great-grandchildren, Cole, Jude, Ted, Noah Larrance, Maggie Williamson and Elizabeth Watson; sister-in-law, Brenda Jarnigan; several nieces and nephews; and a host of friends. The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff of Jefferson Park at Dandridge for their love, compassion and sense of family and community. The family would also like to thank the staff of Signature Living. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Jefferson Park at Dandridge, 914 Industrial Park Rd., Dandridge, TN 37725. A memorial service was held at 4 p.m. Sunday, February 23, 2020 at Fielden Chapel with Rev. Jerry DeZearn and Jason Lemka officiating. Arrangements by Fielden Funeral Home in New Market.