The News Courier in Athens, Alabama


June 7, 2014

Wynona Hodges

— Wynona W. “Nonie” Hodges, 77, of Elkmont, Alabama, passed away Tuesday, June 3, 2014, at Huntsville Hospital. She was born Aug. 1, 1936, in Ardmore, Alabama, to Haney White and Tera Ann Mullins White.

She lived in the Ardmore area all her life, graduated with the class of 1954 from Ardmore High School, attended Florence State University and business bollege in Nashville, Tennessee, before marrying her high school sweetheart. She worked as a bookkeeper at her dad’s auto-parts business before starting to work for Bank of Ardmore, where she worked for 29 years. She enjoyed girls softball, crossword puzzles, taking care of hummingbirds and a multitude of other hobbies. She was a member of Ardmore First Baptist Church.

She is survived by her husband of 58 years, Robert M. Hodges Jr. of Elkmont; one daughter, Micki Hodges Woodfin (Harold) of Athens; three grandchildren, Brad Hodges, Amanda Maher (David), and Allison Hodges; and two great-grandchildren, Kennaday and Eli Hodges.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her son, Monte Hodges; brothers, Billy White, Amos White and Kenneth White; and sister, Oleta Jones.

The funeral was at 2 p.m. June 5 at Ardmore Chapel Funeral Home, with Bro. Alan Hughes and Bro. Tim Keenum officiating. Burial was in Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Ardmore.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society or First Baptist Church of Ardmore.

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