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Michael Steven Hodges

Michael Steven Hodges, 55, of Lenoir, North Carolina, passed away Monday, September 20, 2021.

A native of Avery County, he was born January 06, 1966 to Margaret Gragg Hodges Hackney and the late Sherman Bill Hodges.

Michael was a very intelligent man that enjoyed reading and working puzzles, including crosswords and sudokus. He enjoyed horticulture and working with wild plants and flowers. He worked as a brick mason for many years. A quiet man, Michael enjoyed spending time with his grandkids.

In addition to his mother, Margaret, he is survived by his companion for over 20 years, Kelly Kanupp; two stepchildren, Brandon Brown and Taylor Kanupp; three grandchildren, Jacob, Savannah, and Nevaeh Brown; and three siblings, Brian Hodges, Brad Hodges, and Elizabeth Hodges.

A graveside service will be held on Friday, September 24, 2021 at 2:00 p.m. at White Rock Baptist Church Cemetery in Banner Elk.

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So sorry to hear this. He was a great friend,man,son,&brother. I send prayers thoughts blessings & much love to each family member.

Heather Miller Mar 5 2022 2:08 AM

Rest In Peace.

Shannon Triplett Jan 16 2022 12:09 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Michael Hodges

Shannon Triplett Jan 16 2022 12:08 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Michael Hodges

Carrie Smith Sep 27 2021 2:25 PM

May He Rest In Peace! He will be missed by all his family and friends. Our thoughts and Prayers are with each of you during this difficult. Love you all!!!

Rick and Darita Cline Sep 24 2021 10:22 AM

Rest in peace Michael. Aunt Margaret, Beth, Brad, Brian. My prayers are with you all.

Matthew Gragg Sep 24 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Michael Hodges

Scott Stanley Sep 23 2021 8:43 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Michael Hodges

Roger and Linda Gragg Sep 23 2021 5:40 PM

So sad to loose Michael at such a young age. He was always upbeat. His knowledge about the native plants growing around us was amazing. Peace be with you all.

Eddie Fletcher Sep 23 2021 12:35 PM

Sending prayers for everyone. 🙏

Belinda Ledford Sep 23 2021 7:12 AM

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