Walter Dennis Earl Hodges, 36, of Harrisville, MS passed away Saturday, October 1, 2011, at his residence. He was born in New Orleans on January 16, 1975, a son of Rentina Hodges Carter and Richard Hodges. Walter is survived by his wife Barbara J. Hodges a daughter, Ammamellia R. Hodges and two step children, Cansas Killebrew and Michael Newsome; grandchildren, Jasmine Newsome, Kaydence Newsome and Shamon Newsome. Other survivors include: his father Richard Hodges; sisters, Holly Yeates and Tommie Turner; nephews and nieces, Joshua Parker, Zachary Parker, Gavin Turner, Riley Turner, Mark Yeates, Bailey Parker and also a great niece Bryleigh Parker.  Visitation is going to be Monday October 3, 2011 at Tutor Funeral Home in Mendenhall form 2:30pm to 4:00pm.