Hodges –James “Dubby” Willard Hodges, age 79, of Macclenny, Florida passed away June 30, 2008. Mr. Hodges was born in Glen St. Mary, FL to the late Duff Hodges and Emma DeLilia Howard Hodges on May 1, 1929.Dubby was a life long resident of Baker County and was retired after 25 years of employment from Local 597 where he worked as an ironworker. He loved to fish, hunt and travel to the mountains. He is predeceased by his brother: George Elwood Hodges and his sister: Dorothy Marie Dugger.
Family members include his wife of 51 years, Faye Lambert Hodges; his children: Ronald Hodges of Jacksonville, FL, Carolyn Diane West (Mike) of Whitehouse, FL, James Hodges of Jacksonville, FL; his sister: Iris Richardson of Macclenny, FL. his grandchildren: Ron Christopher Hodges, Tammy Ruth Carte, Dennis Michael West, Jennifer Faye West and his great grandson: Jonathan Hodges.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, July 3, 2008 at 3:00 pm at V. Todd Ferreira Funeral Services Chapel in Macclenny, FL. with Dale Hodges officiating. Interment will follow at Oak Grove Cemetery. The family will receive friends for visitation on Wednesday July 2, 2008 from 6:00 pm – 8:00pm at the V. Todd Ferreira Chapel. The arrangements are under the care and direction of V. TODD FERREIRA FUNERAL SERVICES, 250 North Lowder Street, Macclenny, FL 32063 (904)259-5700. Visit www.vtoddferreira.com
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