Joan Horrell Hodge

October 22, 1957 - November 5, 2019
Joan Horrell Hodge

Joan Horrell Hodge, age 62 of Wilmington passed away on Tuesday, November 5, 2019 at the Lower Cape Fear Hospice and LifeCareCenter.

Joan was born in Elizabethtown, NC on October 22, 1957 to the late Lawrence McCray Horrell and Sadie Bell Hudson Horrell.

Joan served as a Certified Nurse Assistant, she was a member of the Moose Club and was a talented musician, singing and playing the guitar for several bands including “Easy Living” and “Shade Tree” groups.

She is survived by two daughters, Melissa Herring and Jessica Hodge; six grandsons and five granddaughters, and other extended family members.

A memorial service will be planned at Greenlawn Memorial Park Chapel where she will be placed with her husband, Donald Eugene Hodge who passed away in 2002.

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  • November 10, 2019
    Tammy says:
    She made the best home made biscuits ever I would go help her and she paid with her famous biscuits I love you aunt Joan and I’m sure your dancing the dance with Donald and my mom and dad your truly gonna be missed on heart but god has a plan for you spread your wings and fly