Joseph Arthur “Joey” Dodgen, age 39, passed away on Tuesday, March 20, 2018 at Our Lady of the Angels Hospital in Bogalusa, LA. A resident of Prairieville, LA and native of New Orleans, LA. He was a master mechanic. Visiting at Ascension Funeral Home, 426 W. New River St., Gonzales, LA on Thursday, March 29, 2018 from 12:00 noon until memorial service at 2:00 p.m. Survived by his father, Arthur W. Dodgen; daughter, Emma Lynn Dodgen; and sister, Sara Melissa McNease and her son, Zachary Samual Dodgen. Preceded in death by his mother, Virginia “Ginger” Dodgen. Please visit the online guestbook.
As you mourn the loss of your beloved Joseph, rest assured knowing that there is hope. John 11:25 says: “I am the resurrection and the life. The one who exercises faith in me, even though he dies, will come to life.” Yes, in his inspired Word, the Bible, Almighty God has promised us a wonderful hope of being reunited with our loved ones who have died. He promises that they can return to life, on a beautiful Paradise earth. How can this be possible? Well, this link shares a wonderful video that explains more and will surely fill you with hope. Enjoy:
Charisse L.NY, NY
We extend our sincere condolences to Joey’s entire family. In this sad time may you find strength in knowing that our Heavenly Father says death is an “enemy “ that will be brought to nothing. And we can be reunited with with our loved ones by means of a future resurrection. - John 6:40; 1 Corinthians 15:26. What a wonderful day this will be! May this precious hope that awaits us and your cherished memories of Joey bring you a measure of comfort now and in the days ahead.
Herman FamilyInkster, LA