Elliott Hodges, Sr.
Elliott Hodges, Sr. of Somerset, NJ, passed away on Friday, Nov. 29, 2013 at Summerhill Nursing Home, Old Bridge, NJ. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend a wake which will be held at the Anderson Funeral Service, 201 Sandford St., New Brunswick, NJ on Wednesday, December 11, 2013, from 7 pm to 9 pm with Masonic services conducted by Progressive Lodge No. 17 F & A.M. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, December 12, 2013 at Sharon Baptist Church, New Brunswick, NJ with a viewing beginning 9 am until 11 am, the time of the funeral.
He is a member of Sharon Baptist Church. Elliott was born and raised in Belton, SC and moved to New Brunswick. A veteran of the U.S. Army
, Korean War
, after completing training in Vocational education. Elliott was self employed and owned and operated Club 400 of South River, B and E Transportation and South River Bus Company.
He was married to Betty L. Pendleton Hodges; father of Joyce Hodges Nutter, Elliott Hodges, Jr., and Gail Hodges Jackson; six grandchildren and three great grandchildren. He is survived by three sisters and a host of nieces, nephews and cousins.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Sharon Baptist Church Transportation Ministry in care of Betty Hodges. Arrangements are by Anderson Funeral Service, New Brunswick.