From March 10, 1960 Edition
Rev. Benjamin W. Hodges
Rev. Benjamin W. Hodges, son of the late Henry and Lizabeth Hodges was born at Maselle, Mo. December 12, 1886 and passed away at his home near Potosi February 29, 1960 being 73 years, 2 months and 7 days of age. He leaves his wife Lena Hodges, one son, Clarence Hodges of Valley Park, two sisters, Mae (Mrs. Tom Freeman) of Overland, Lena (Mrs. Ted Esmond) of St. Louis., one step son, homer Ennis of St. Louis. Also leaves 11 grandchildren, 16 great grandchildren and a host of nieces and nephews. Interment was made in Pendleton Cemetery at Doe Run Thursday, March 3 with Jenkins Funeral Home in charge.