Fredrick Hodge, 54, passed away Saturday, April 5, 2014. He was employed by Fresh Start Lawn Care Co. for over 20 years. He was preceded in death by Eva and Curtis Hodge. He is survived by his parents, Gloria Hodge and Leon Sales; children, Fredrick Jr., LaAdrianna, Emily, and Alisha Hodge; grandchildren, Ja'Liyah, Kadarius Jr., Emori and Ma'Kiyah; brothers, Robert, Bobby Sr. and Anthony Hodge; and a host of other relatives and friends. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, April 10, 2014, in the funeral home chapel. Interment: Highland Memorial Gardens. The body will lie in state after noon today at John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995.