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Jeanette Braswell Hodges

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Dec. 13, 1931 — May 16, 2017 ELM CITY — Jeanette Braswell Hodges, 85, passed away May 16, 2017. Graveside services will be conducted 10 a.m. Saturday at Maplewood Cemetery with the Rev. Donnie Price officiating. She was preceded in death by her husband, Russell Hodges; and sisters, Geneva Amerson, Hazel Boykin and Pauline Davis. She is survived by her daughter, Janet Yvonne Tant of Wilson; son, Russell Wayne Hodges, and wife, Bonnie, of Elm City; three grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Rosebud Baptist Church, 4313 Rosebud Church Road, Wilson, NC 27893. Online condolences may be directed to www.shingletonfh.com.