Hogg, Deforest Eugene (Summerville)

Tuesday, November 6, 2012

Deforest Eugene Hogg, 86, of Summerville, Georgia, died on Sunday, November 4, 2012 in Floyd Medical Center.

Mr. Hogg was born May 30, 1926, the son of the late Marcus Judson Hogg and Maggie Thomas Hogg. He was retired from the United States Army with 10 years of service, the United States Air Force, with 12 years of service and was retired from the Civil Service. Mr. Hogg served in WWII, Vietnam, and Korea. 

Other than his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife, Kazue “Betty” Hogg; his second wife, Violet Lee Hamby Tate Hogg; sister, Madelyn Young; and brothers, Hugh Hogg and James Thomas “Tom” Hogg.

Survivors include a daughter and son-in-law, Linda and Gil Takemori; sister and brother-in-law, Brenda and Mike Lanier; brother, Morris Hogg; grandchildren, Madeline Takemori and Nathan Takemori; and special friends, Shirley Pope and Thomas Cole; nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Memorial services will be held at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 7, at Macedonia Chapel at Camp Hamby with Rev. Neale Lanigan officiating. Burial will be in Sanger Cemetery in Sanger, Ca.

The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 7, at the Main Cabin of Camp Hamby.

In lieu of flowers, the family request memorials be made to Macedonia Chapel at Camp Hamby. 


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