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,opens in a new window with Military Honors. Visitation will be 10AM until service time Tuesday at Woodfin Memorial Chapel, Murfreesboro, TN.
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