Henry Earl "Bodley" Hogan, 65, passed away on Sunday Feb. 24, 2019 at home. His funeral will be held on Saturday, March 2, 2019 at 12 noon at Union Grove U. M. Church. His visitation will be held on Friday, March 1, 2019 from 3-6 pm at Belle Memorial Funeral Chapel-Amory.
Wren - Henry Earl "Bodley" Hogan, 65, surrounded by his family, transformed from his earthly house into eternity, Sunday, February 24, 2019 after an extended illness. Having withstood many physical obstacles while on his journey, he persevered to the end.
Henry Earl was the third child born on October 16, 1953, to Henry Jeff Hogan and Sue Willie Thornton. He was a member of Union Grove United Methodist Church, Nettleton, MS. He loved his church and his pastor.
Henry Earl was a 1971 graduate of Amory High School. He worked many years for Amory Garment Company as a seam presser. Henry Earl was united in matrimony to Beverly Lackey.
Henry Earl's memories will live on through his mother Sue Willie Hogan of Wren; children Jamara (Datron) Gillon of Southaven, MS; Brian (Naomi) Childs of Columbus, MS; Marcus (Yvonne) Glenn of Amory, MS; former wife Beverly Lackey of Amory, MS; two brothers, Willie Hogan and Bobby Hogan of Wren, MS; one sister, Reverend Gloria Hogan-McKinney of Wren, MS; ten grandchildren; two uncles, Arzell (Thelma) Wilson of Amory and Willie Bob (Barbara) Ivy of Wren; one aunt, Birdie Thornton of Wren, MS.
He was preceded in death by his father, Henry Jeff Hogan; grandparents, Dosie and Willie Mae Hogan and Idella Ivy; sister, Mary Sue Hogan; brother, Pete Hogan.
Visitation will be Friday, March 1, 2019 at Belle Funeral Home, Amory, MS from 3:00-6:00 p.m.
Services will be Saturday, March 2, 2019 at noon at Union Grove UMC, Nettleton, MS.