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Funeral set for Memphis music icon, Mabon 'Teenie' Hodges

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Memphis music icon Mabon "Teenie" Hodges will be laid to rest on Saturday. (Photo Source: Youtube) Memphis music icon Mabon "Teenie" Hodges will be laid to rest on Saturday. (Photo Source: Youtube)
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(WMC) - Memphis music icon Mabon "Teenie" Hodges will be laid to rest on Saturday.

The legendary songwriter and guitarist died last week in Dallas from complications from emphysema. He co-wrote classics such as Take Me to the River and Love and Happiness.

The first wake for Hodges will be held on Friday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Ford Funeral Services on Sycamore View Road in Memphis, Tenn. A second wake will be held later that day, from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. at New Bethel Baptist Church on Poplar Pike in Germantown.

Hodges' funeral is set for Saturday at 11 a.m. at New Bethel Baptist Church.

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