Kelly served in the Regiment in Fulda, Germany from 1987 – 1990, in C Troop as a Cavalry Platoon Leader and a Tank Platoon Leader, in HHT as the XO, and as the Squadron Border Officer. He retired as a LTC after serving many years in Special Ops.
He is survived by his parents, Thomas Hodge of Phoenix, AZ , Janice Austin of Jackson, TN; sons, Matthew Hodge of Raeford, N.C. Brandon Kelley Hodge of Smyrna, Zachary Allen Hodge of Murfreesboro; brother, Mark Hodge of Memphis; sister, Angel Halstead of Jackson, mother of his children, Brenda Hodge of Murfreesboro.
Funeral service will be 12 noon on Tuesday August 26, 2014. Burial will be 2:00PM Tuesday at Middle Tennessee State Veteran Cemetery in Nashville, Tennessee, with Military Honors. Visitation will be 10AM until service time Tuesday at Woodfin Memorial Chapel, Murfreesboro, TN.
For more details, please visit www.woodfinchapel.com