Dorothy Rosella Hodges
84, of Rolla

Dorothy Rosella Hodges, of Rolla, passed away Wednesday, December 18, 2013 at the age of 84.
She was born on May 15, 1929 in Rolla to the late Joseph Perry and Pearl E. (Brookshire) Perry. On September 27, 1945 she married Robert L. Hodges who preceded her in death in 1986.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was also preceded in death by several brothers and sisters.
Dorothy truly enjoyed being a mom and grandma and enjoyed her family above all else.
She will be sadly missed by her surviving family which includes: four children, Ronald L. Hodges and wife Barb of Rolla, Janice Eggert and friend Dave Johnson of Rolla, Robert E. Hodges and wife Marsha of Franklin, TN, and Teresa Hodges of Rolla; one sister, Mildred L. Mowry and husband Don of Rolla; twelve grandchildren, Petey Watson, Jason Hodges, Shawn Hodges, Mandy Gehlert, Kimberly Clark, Christy Johnson, Amy Asberry, Robbie Hodges, , Amber Whitney, Michael Smith, Jr., Charlie Hodges and Nathaniel Hodges; and twenty great grandchildren.
A funeral service for Dorothy Hodges will be conducted at 11 a.m. on Friday, December 20, 2013 at the Null and Son Funeral Home of Rolla. Bro. Leslie Darr will officiate. Interment will follow in the Rolla City Cemetery. A visitation for family and friends will be held prior to the service beginning at 10 a.m. at the funeral home.
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All arrangements are under the direction of the Null and Son Funeral Home of Rolla.