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Obituary for Brian Chandler Hodges

Brian Chandler Hodges, 59, passed away March 14, 2021. Brian was born in Stuttgart, Germany to Robert C. Hodges and the late Carolyn Parker Hodges. Besides his mom, Carolyn, he was also preceded in death by his very special uncle, Bubba and his band of brothers, Tony, Billy, and Mike. Brian was a lifelong resident of the Kempsville area of Virginia Beach. He had an open heart for all animals and was an avid car and motorcycle enthusiast. More than anything, he loved his family and friends, whom he loved to make laugh. He will be greatly missed, but his memory will be carried on by those who loved him.

Left to cherish his memory is his loving wife of 35 years, Sharen; daughter, Kaysie; father, Robert; cousin, John; sister-in-law, Michelle (Mike); mother-in-law, Shirley; many nieces and nephews and his beloved pets, Felix, Oscar, and Gary.

A service to celebrate his life will be held Friday, March 19, 2021 at 12 noon at Graham Funeral Home, 1112 Kempsville Road, Chesapeake. He will be privately laid to rest at Forest Lawn Cemetery, Norfolk.

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