Published 12:00 am Wednesday, March 3, 2010
Andrew J. Hoggard, 80, passed away Feb. 28, 2010. He was born Feb. 3, 1930 in Nansemond County to the late Carrie Demiel Hoggard and Andrew Hoggard Sr.
Mr. Hoggard retired from Suffolk Packing Company with over 35 dedicated years of service as a butcher. He was predeceased by his wife Elizabeth “Lizzie Lee” Hoggard and a sister, Luverta Cross.
He is survived by four children, Jacqueline Holland (Randolph), of Suffolk, Va., Mavonne Moore (Alvin), of Petersburg, VA., Vernon Hoggard (Doris), of Suffolk, Va., and Andrew J. Hoggard Jr. (Gala), of Portsmouth, Va.; one brother, William Goodman (Evelyn), of Suffolk, Va.; two sisters, Dorothy Bivins, of Suffolk, VA., and Helen Bryant (Alfonzo), of New York, N.Y.; and a sister-in-law, Marion Carter (Charles), of Baltimore, Md.; 11 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren and a host of relatives and friends.
The family will be at 203 Bunch Ave., Suffolk, Va. Condolences may be offered at Peebles Funeral Home.
A funeral will be held at Faith Temple Ministries (Apostolic), 476 Wellons St., Suffolk, Va., on Friday, March 5, at 2 p.m., with interment to follow at Carver Memorial Cemetery. Peebles Funeral Home is handling arrangements.