Michell Hodge


Michell Hodge, 47, passed away at Tennova Hospital on Thursday, Jan. 13, 2022.

She graduated from Murray County High School in the class of 1992. She enjoyed hiking and camping with her children and had a passion for art. She created an art exhibition for the Cleveland Public Library.

She is survived by her husband, Jeff Hodge; her son, Michael Hodge; her two daughters: Kimberly Hodge and Hannah Abgail Hodge; her mother, Virginia Pierce; her father, George Pierce; her half-sisters: Sherrian Finneran, Helen Costner, Sandy Costner and Kathy Pierce; and her girlfriend; Andi Townsend.

The family will receive friends at Companion Funeral Home at 2414 Georgetown Road, Cleveland,  on Thursday, from 4 until 8 p.m.

A service celebrating her life is planned for Friday, Jan. 21, 2022,  at 11 a.m. at the Tennga Baptist Church, l  257 Tennga Gregory Road, Tennga, GA 30751, with the Rev. Ben Busie officiating. Burial will be held at the Tennga Baptist Church Cemetery.

To send flowers to the service, send them to funeral home or donations in her honor can be made to SPCA in Bradley County at 1570 Johnson Blvd. SE, Cleveland, TN. The phone number is (423)790-1915.

You are encouraged to share a memory of Michell and/or personal condolences with her family by visiting her memorial webpage and guestbook at



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