Premier's Office
Release Date:
Tuesday, 9 January 2018 - 5:55pm

The official funeral for former legislator, Mr. Omar W. Hodge will be held on Thursday, January 18 at the New Testament Church of God International Worship Centre.

A funeral procession will start at 9:00 a.m. from the vicinity of LJD VI Block and will proceed east along the Blackburn Highway towards the church.  

A pre-service is scheduled for 9:30 a.m. with the official funeral service following at 10:30 a.m. Interment will be at the Johnson’s Ghut Burial Ground.

The late Mr. Omar W. Hodge will lie in state at the House of Assembly from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, January 17. During this time, the public will have an opportunity to pay their last respects between 10:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.


Department of Information and Public Relations (GIS)

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Road Town, TORTOLA VG1110

Tel: 284 468 2730
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Email: gis@gov.vg