Funeral service for Mr. Gordon Price “Pete” Hodge, 89, of Alexander City, will be Friday, December 27, 2013 at 11:00 am at the Chapel of Radney Funeral Home. Rev. Matt Haines will officiate. Burial will follow in the Hillview Memorial Park. The family will receive friends on Thursday, December 26, 2013 from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm at Radney Funeral Home.

Mr. Hodge passed away on Tuesday, December 24, 2013 at Russell Medical Center. He was born on May 31, 1924 in Clay County, Alabama to James William Hodge and Zema Inez Devaughn Hodge. He was a member of Sixth Street Baptist Church. Mr. Hodge worked for Russell Corp. for 40 plus years. He enjoyed traveling and loved his family greatly.

He is survived by his wife, Mary Elizabeth McGarr Hodge; son, Larry Gordon Hodge (Deborah)of Buckhead, GA; grandchildren, Deryck Gordon Hodge (Wendy), Mary Claire Hodge Prengaman (Matthew), and William Murphy Hodge; and great-grandchildren, Zoe Hodge and Waverly Hodge.

He was preceded in death by his parents and his siblings.

The family will accept flowers or memorial donations may be made to Sixth Street Baptist Church, 2324 6th Street Ext, Alexander City, AL, 35010-2444.

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Radney Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.