SPRINGFIELD - Dorothy Hodges Hamilton, 77, passed away May 8, 2020, at her residence.
The Effingham County native graduated from Effingham County High School in 1960. She was a member of Corinth Baptist Church, where she had served as the church clerk and was a member of the Clyo Homemakers. She retired from Bell South, then worked at Brown's Restaurant. She was an animal lover.
She was preceded in death by her father, Lee Hodges, mother, Estelle Edwards and step-father, Ernest Edwards; husband, Leland Hamilton; siblings, Herbert Lee Hodges and Jerry Hodges.
She is survived by her best friend, Russell Morgan; sister-in-law, Laverne Hodges; niece, Kristi Hodges Winter (Joe); nephew, Jerry Hodges, Jr.; great-nieces, Sarah and Stephanie Winter; step-children, Wyatt Morgan, Lee Hamilton, Paul Hamilton, and Sharon Hamilton.
Graveside services were conducted May 11, 2020, at Corinth Baptist Church Cemetery.
Remembrances may be given to Hospice Savannah, P.O. Box 13190, Savannah, GA 31416 or Friends of Screven County Animals, P.O. Box 98, Sylvania, GA 30467.
Thomas C. Strickland & Sons Funeral Home, Effingham Chapel. 754-6421
Published in Effingham Herald from May 13 to May 19, 2020.