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David L. Hodge

June 22, 1953 ~ August 17, 2023 (age 70) 70 Years Old


David Lee Hodge, age 70 of Cloverdale, passed away August 17, 2023.  He was born in Greencastle, Indiana June 22, 1953 to the late Estil and Freda (Haines) Hodge.  A lifelong resident of the Belle Union area, he graduated from Eminence High School in 1971.  He married Jennifer (French) Hodge October 19, 1974 and she survives.   

While logging millions of miles as a truck driver, his true happiness was being with friends and family. After his retirement from FedEx Freight in November of 2020 after 26 years of service, he enjoyed returning to his love of farming and nature. A devoted Mopar fan, David, also known as “Superbee”, was proud to show off his Dodge truck at car shows and just cruising around. 

In addition to his wife, he is survived by his children Michael (Natalie) Hodge of Greencastle, Wayne (Jannifer) Hodge, of Cloverdale, and Mechele Hodge of Plainfield.  Four grandchildren, Jaxon Hodge, Catherine Hodge, Kaley Hodge, and Caroline Hodge.  A granddaughter, Kylee Hodge, also preceded him in death. 

Friends are invited to join his family for a life remembered graveside service August 26, 2023 at 12:00pm Noon, Walnut Chapel Cemetery, 6521 S. Cnty. Rd. 1000 E., Cloverdale, IN 46120.  Memorial contributions may be made to the Walnut Chapel Cemetery Street Plan Project and can be sent to the cemetery caretaker at 6756 E. CR 700 S, Greencastle, IN 46135. Condolences may be made at 

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Graveside Service
August 26, 2023

12:00 PM
Walnut Chapel Cemetery


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