Grace Hodgson, 91, of Salisbury, passed away Sunday, November 18, 2018.
She was born June 18, 1927, in Rowan County to the late Earnest Monroe Nash and Fannie Goodman Nash. She attended Winecoff School and was a seamstress for Jeanette Maternity and Carolina Maid. She was a member of West Park Baptist Church in Rockwell.
Mrs. Hodgson enjoyed gardening, making dolls and stuffed rabbits, sewing, traveling to the beach, but most of all loved fishing.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Theodore Griff Hodgson, Sr.; an infant son; daughter, Mary Marie Tollie; step-son, Ted Hutchins; three sisters; and two brothers.
She is survived by her children, Patsy Goodman of Salisbury, Don Marshall Hodgson (Joy) of Nichols, SC, Theodore Griff Hodgson, Jr. (Mary Ruth) of Spencer, Steve Allen Hodgson of Salisbury, James Phillip Hodgson (Lisa) of Salisbury; 25 grandchildren; 42 great-grandchildren; five great-great grandchildren; and one sister.
The family will greet friends and relatives Friday, November 23, 2018, 10:00 am - 10:45 am at Powles Staton Funeral Home, Rockwell.
The funeral service will be held at 11:00 am Friday, November 23 in the chapel of Powles Staton Funeral Home.
Burial will follow at Rowan Memorial Park.
Memorials may be made to Glenn A. Kiser Hospice House, 1229 Statesville Boulevard, Salisbury, NC 28144 or Spina Bifida Association, 1600 Wilson Blvd, Suite 800, Arlington, VA 22209.
Powles Staton Funeral Home of Rockwell is assisting the Hodgson family. Online condolences may be made at www.powlesfuneralhome.com.
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