Hoge, Lawrence Allen

Monday, July 9, 2018

Lawrence Allen Hoge, 79, of Chattanooga, went home to be with the Lord on Monday, July 9, 2018. He was a life-long resident of the Chattanooga/North Georgia area and a long time member of Woodland Park Baptist Church, but recently a member of Grace Bible Church. Lawrence loved playing golf, tennis and spending time in the great outdoors.

He was preceded in death by his parents, French and Gladys Hoge; brother, French “Fegie” Eugene Hoge; and granddaughter, Diana Nicole Sisk.

Survivors include his sons, Barry Hoge and Rob Hoge; daughter, Dana (Donnie) Sisk; grandchildren, Danielle (Andre) Sisk Glover, Dillon Sisk, Hayden Hoge and Matson Hoge; and great-granddaughter, Ava-Grace Glover; several nieces and nephews also survive.

A memorial service will be held at 6 p.m. Wednesday in the funeral home chapel.

Visit www.heritagebattlefield.com to share condolences with the family and view memorial tribute.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.

The family will receive friends from 4-6 p.m. Wednesday at Heritage Funeral Home, Battlefield Parkway.



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