Lena Bodge, 89, of Stockbridge, died Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2012. She was born in Caribou, Maine, to the late William and Angeline Wharton. Lena was also preceded in death by her husband, Vernon L. Bodge; daughter, Ann Mason; brother, Leon Wharton; sisters, Renna Burton and Ola Dodd.
She was a member of First Baptist Church, Stockbridge, Ga. Ms. Bodge is survived by her daughter, Fran Faron, of Jonesboro; brother, Clyde Wharton; granddaughters, Veronica Heflin, Mary Ann Dettmer; great-grandsons, Tevin Heflin, D.J. Heflin; and great-granddaughter, Heidi Dettmer.
Funeral Services will be held on Monday, Jan. 30, at 10 a.m., in the chapel of Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors, with the Rev. Steve Murell officiating. Private Interment will follow at Eastlawn Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends Sunday, Jan, 29, from 2 p.m., to 4 p.m., at Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors. Those who wish, may sign the online guest registry at www.cannonclevelandfunerals.com. Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors is in charge of arrangements, (770) 914-1414.