Carolyn Lafern Gilmore Hodge, 74, of Farmerville, LA went to her heavenly home September 10, 2016 at Glenwood Hospital in Monroe, LA.
She was born March 25, 1942 in Felsenthal, AR and was the daughter of Claborn and Erma Gilmore.
She worked as a saleslady then spent many years in as a cosmetology instructor and retired from Monticello Beauty School. She enjoyed her retirement years at Lake D’arbonne in Farmerville, LA.
Carolyn was preceded in death by her parents and in-laws, Jewell and Myrtie B. Hodge.
She is survived by her husband of 55 years, Don Hodge; one sister, Julia Burgess (William) of El Dorado; sister-in-law, Clara Green (Wess) of Sterlington, LA; brother-in-law, Clyde Hodge (Mary) of Monroe, LA; one nephew, Randy Burgess (Beverly) and niece, Jerri Greer (Greg).
Visitation will be 5:00 – 8:00 P.M. Sunday, September 11, 2016 at Young’s Funeral Directors.
Funeral services will be Monday, September 12, 2016 at 2:00 P.M. at Young’s Chapel in El Dorado with Bro. Steve Pelz officiating. Interment will be at Union Cemetery under the direction of Young’s Funeral Directors.