Florence Myers Hoggard

August 20, 1942 - February 3, 2023

08/20/1942 - 02/03/2023

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Funeral Service
Monday February 06, 2023
2:00 pm
Chapel of Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service, Rich Square
116 Short Street
Rich Square, NC 27869
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Reverend Hoyle Green will be officiating the service.

Monday February 06, 2023
2:30 pm
Cedar Lawn Cemetery in Rich Square, North Carolina
Hwy 258 N
Rich Square, NC 27869
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There will be military honors at the graveside.

COMO, NC:  Florence Myers Hoggard, age 80, passed away peacefully on Friday, February 3, 2023 at the home of her son.

Mrs. Hoggard was born on August 20, 1942 to William Edward Myers and Florence Leona Armbrust Myers in Greensburg, PA.  She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother and sister.  Florence proudly served her country as a Cryptologist in the United States Army. She was a dedicated member of Sunbeam Baptist Church in Franklin Va. She enjoyed puzzles, trivia, and video games. She cherished her family, especially her grandchildren. Florence was loved by her family and friends and will be deeply missed.

Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Sidney Earl Hoggard, Sr., a son, Sidney “Tuffy” Earl Hoggard, Jr., brother, William Edward Myers, Jr., and two sisters; Nancy Lee Emery, and Eleanor “Tooty” McLean.

Florence is survived by her children; Johnnie “Eddie” (Amanda) Hoggard Sr. of Rich Square, Cynthia “Cindy” (Donnie) Blythe of Como, and Aaron ‘A J” (Jamie) Hoggard of Conway; twelve grandchildren, Johnnie (Shannon) Hoggard Jr., Brittany (Billy) Hoggard, Sid Hoggard, Zachary (Sophie) Hoggard, Joshua (Gabby) Blythe, Chelsea (Chris) Johnson, Marissa “Bird” Lashbrook, Malaina Hoggard, Dylan Hoggard, Woody Smith, Shane Smith, Sabrina Forehand; Twelve  great grandchildren, Johnnie Hoggard, III, Ryleigh Hoggard, Reagan Johnson, George Armstrong, Eli Coy, Keagen Coy, Julia Coy, Isaiah Coy, Rylan Blythe, Brysen Blythe, Payton Blythe, Carson Johnson, Addison Johnson; daughter in law, Lynn Hoggard, sister in law, Linda Myers; along with numerous nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends on Sunday, February 5, 2023, from 6:00 pm until 7:30 pm at Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service, Rich Square, NC.

A celebration of life funeral service will be held on Monday, February 6, 2023, at 2:00 pm at the Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service – Rich Square Chapel, Rich Square, NC, with Reverend Hoyle Green, officiating. Burial will follow at Cedar Lawn Cemetery with military honors.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the family to help with the expenses incurred due to the loss of Mrs. Florence by clicking here

Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service – Rich Square Chapel is handling the arrangements for the Hoggard family and online condolences can be directed to the family by visiting www.garrettsykesfs.com.

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Michelle Neal
1 year ago

Condolences to my dear friend Cindy, The Hoggard, and Blythe Families. I was honored to spend time with Ms. Flo during my recent visits. She was a sweet, sweet lady, just as I remembered her during my youth. You are in the thoughts and prayers of the Eason-Neal family.

Susan Hoggard
1 year ago

Very saddened to hear about Mama Flo. She was always a special lady and I loved her dearly. Prayers for all of you in this time of sadness and loss. If I can do anything to help please let me know. I was with your family for 20 years and love you all. God please keep your loving arms around this beautiful family.

Sam, Dee, Ron, George, Linda, Emanuel
1 year ago

AJ..Sending you and your family prayers of peace, comfort and courage in your time of sorrow.
Your Lowes Sorter Family

Damian Owen
1 year ago

She will be deeply missed. I remember being riveted with hearing stories of her time in service and stories of her family over the years. She may not have been my blood but she was loved and cherished as one. Thoughts and prayers to the Hoggard family.

Donna Liverman Johnson
1 year ago

Thoughts and prayers are with the family. Eddie, Cindy , Sid and the rest of the family you all are in my prayers.