Matthew "Matty" Emerson Hodges, died on Saturday, March 24, 2018, at the age of 39.
Matty attended UT Knoxville and lived in Clarksville, TN. He worked as a realtor in Nashville, helping spark the revitalization of East Nashville. A life long animal lover, Matty was often seen with a dog at his heels. He was funny, passionate, and had a tender heart.
Matty will be greatly missed by his parents, Mark and Karen Hodges; his sisters, Ashley Hodges and Courtney (Lee) Jones; nephews, Logan and Evan Jones; maternal grandmother, Helen Clarke; aunts, Susan Clarke (Peter Willmott), Janice Foley, and Sue Hodges; uncles, Wesley (Dolly) Clarke and Brian (Paula) Clarke; many cousins and faithful dog, Layla.
Celebration of Life Service will be held on Friday, March 30, 2018, at 11:00 a.m. at the Neal-Tarpley-Parchman Chapel. Visitation will be held on Thursday, March 29, 2018, from 4:00-7:00 p.m. and Friday, March 30, 2018, from 10:00 a.m. until the hour of service at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Matty's Memory to Proverbs 12:10 Animal Rescue.
Arrangements entrusted to Neal-Tarpley-Parchman Funeral Home, 1510 Madison Street, Clarksville, TN 37040. Online condolences may be made at www.nealtarpleyparchman.com.