Townson-Rose Funeral Home

Obituary for Rev. James R. Hogsed

08/14/1942 - 01/30/2021

Rev. James R. "Jimmy" Hogsed, age 78 of Warne, NC passed away on Saturday, January 30, 2021.

He was born in Clay County, NC to the late Enoch and Ethel Byers Hogsed. James started his ministry at Ranger Baptist Church 58 years ago and served numerous churches before returning to Ranger Baptist Church until the time of his death.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by brothers, Bruce and Carl Hogsed; and sister Peggy Levi.

He is survived by his wife, Wilma Hogsed; sons Keith Hogsed and wife Donita, and Michael Hogsed; daughter, Angie Porter and husband James; four grandchildren, Katie and Jessica Hogsed and Dallas and Dillon Porter; and several nieces and nephews.

A private family funeral service will be held with Rev. James Porter officiating. Burial will be in Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made in James' honor to Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church, Cemetery Fund, P.O. Box 190, Warne, NC 28909.

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