Gordon Hay Hodgkin, 70, of Blackshear, passed away late Sunday evening, September 8, 2019, at the Harborview Satilla Nursing Home in Waycross.

Born in Wilmington, NC October 20, 1948, he had lived in North Carolina most of his life until moving to Pierce County 10 years ago. He had worked as a millwright  for many years and enjoyed boats, fishing and visiting with friends. (He always had a story or two to tell.)  He was a member of First Presbyterian Church in Waycross.

He was a son of the late Robert Garnett and Annie Righton McCaskill Hodgkin. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Myra Jane Black Hodgkin.

Survivors include two sons and daughters-in-law, Jay and Alyson Hodgkin, Southern Pines, NC and Jon and Keshia Hodgkin, Blackshear; a sister, Righton (Brown) McCallum of North Carolina; a brother, Robert “Bob” (Cindy) Hodgkin Jr. of North Carolina; five grandchildren, Ava, Eason, Reeves, Haydon and Hannah and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.

Visitation will be held from 2-3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 14, at the funeral home.

Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 14, from the Pearson-Dial Chapel.

Memorialization will be by cremation.

Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online register at www.pearsondial.com

Pearson-Dial Funeral Home of Blackshear is in charge of arrangements.

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