Camilla Hodge Edgerton, age 91, of Rutherfordton, NC, passed away Saturday, October 16, 2021, at Accordius Health at Rutherford.
She was the daughter of the late BH and Reba Jones Hodge, and she was the widow of Hoyle Harris Edgerton Sr. Camilla was a native of Rutherford County, and a retired secretary from Ruth School. In addition to her parents and husband, Camilla was also preceded in death by one son, Hoyle Harris Edgerton Jr., and three brothers, Jethro Hodge, JQ Hodge, and George Hodge.
Camilla is survived by one daughter, Jane Edgerton Whiteside, and husband Darrell, one son, David Edgerton, and wife Carolyn, two sisters, Elizabeth Simmons of Tallahassee, FL, and Brenda Daugherty of Melbourne Beach, FL. Eight grandchildren, Harris Edgerton III, Gray Edgerton, Ransom Edgerton, Johnnie Byers, Jordan Edgerton, John David Edgerton, Camie Thomas, and Ryan Whiteside, and eight great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM, Saturday, October 23, 2021, at Mount Vernon Baptist Church. The funeral service will be at Mount Vernon Baptist Church at 3:00 PM, Saturday, October 23, 2021, with Reverend Dr. Scott Courtney officiating. Interment will follow the service in the church cemetery. An online guest register is available at www.mcmahansfuneralhome.com. McMahan's Funeral Home & Cremation Services in charge of arrangements.
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