Joyce Ann Hodge, 72, of Ringgold went home to be with the Lord Monday, August 12, 2019. She was born in Fort Oglethorpe on May 15, 1947 to the late Raymond and Ada Oaks Proctor. Joyce was a lifelong resident of the North Georgia area and a member of Parkway Baptist Church. She is a retiree from North American Credit Services where she worked in the billings department.
She is preceded in death by her loving husband of 35 years, Roy Hodge Sr.
Survivors include her children, Dedra (Ricky) McGibony and David (Beth) Hodge of Ringgold; brother, Raymond Proctor Jr. of Ringgold; sisters, Brenda Hall and Patsy Hixson of Rossville, and Linda Hicks of Ringgold; grandchildren, Brittani Norton, Victoria Hodge, Jessica Hodge, and Miranda Hodge; great-granddaughter, Braelynn Norton; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held 11 AM, Friday in the funeral home chapel with Pastor Mark Smith officiating. Interment will be at Lakewood Memory Gardens, South.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Parkinson Disease Association.
Family will receive friends from 4-8 PM, Thursday at Heritage Funeral Home & Crematory, Battlefield Parkway.