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Re: Mary Murphy Henry Co. Alabama

Henry County - Tue, 05/19/2015 - 20:26
I am also searching for exact location of the Price Family Cemetery near Lawrenceville, AL. I am looking for burial place of Irvin Price and Ervin Marion Price. Thx gprice1974@yahoo.com

Re: Hodges in Arkansas

Genealogy Board - Sun, 05/17/2015 - 03:40
Dale do you have Lee's mothers name? I know of a lady that left Ok with her very young son after her husband died there.
Gerald

Re: Hodges in CA and came there from OK ?

Genealogy Board - Thu, 05/14/2015 - 01:26
Thanks Julie,
For some reason I am just now seeing your reply. Your Wallace does not ring a bell. He might have known the Thomas I'm trying to find that came to CA about the same time. Thanks for you information.
erald

Re: Seeking info for Glen Hodges

Genealogy Board - Wed, 05/06/2015 - 08:36
Not sure if the Glen Hodges that you are looking for is the same, but there was a Glen Hodges that worked at the DuPont Spruance plant in the Richmond Va area. He is retired now, but if that helps you any.

Re: jesse ward place,lawrenceville,alabama,north of abbieville

Henry County - Thu, 04/30/2015 - 00:31
correction catherine,s maiden name was "swaine"not "boles"oh! the old jessee ward place looked as if it could have been a mill at one time,there is an old mill water wheel next to the old house or mill.

Martha Hodges Katz - b. Ashland, Kentucky

Genealogy Board - Tue, 04/28/2015 - 14:12
MARTHA HODGES KATZ

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio - (Mahoning County)

Martha Hodges Katz died Saturday night, April 25, 2015 at her home, surrounded by her family, after a nine-year battle with cancer.

Martha was born Aug. 1, 1941, in Ashland, Kentucky, the third child or Richard Edward Hodges and Marian McQueen Hodges.




After moving to the Youngstown, Ohio area in 1969, Martha graduated summa cum laude from Youngstown State University, with a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1974, and a Master of Science degree in Education from YSU in 1976. She was both a national certified counselor and a licensed professional clinical counselor (L.P.C.C.).

Martha began her career as a mental health worker in 1976, and worked for several agencies before becoming a counselor in private practice from 1988 to 2009. She served as an instructor in family medicine for the former Northeast Ohio Universities College of Medicine (NEOUCOM, now NEOMED) from 1990 to 1997.
Martha served the community as a member of the Mahoning County Commissioners’ advisory board to the Battered Persons Crisis Center and on the boards of Save Inc. Program for Victims of Domestic Violence, Ryan White Fund AIDS Consortium, Burdman Group and the Sojourner House Domestic Violence Shelter.
Martha was instrumental in founding Sojourner House, gave the shelter its name, and was a Sojourner volunteer for many years.
Martha was a longtime activist for peace with justice in Palestine.

For many years she was a member of the Arab American Community Center of Greater Youngstown (AACC) of the Coalition for Peace in the Middle East (CPME) and the Valley Coalition for Peace and Justice (VCPJ).
Martha established the Youngstown chapter of Women In Black, an international women's peace movement.
In 1993, Martha led a delegation from Youngstown to El-Bireh, Palestine, establishing a sister-city relationship between the cities.
In 1995 and 1996, Martha led CPME delegations from Youngstown to the UN headquarters in New York City to participate in efforts for peace and justice.
In 2002, Martha led Women in Black in silent vigil for a hour each week in front of the Federal buildings, in downtown Youngstown, to protest United States government policy in the region.
In 2004, as a member of VCPJ, Martha initiated a weekly series of public vigils, which still occur, protesting the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq.

In 2006, Martha co-led, with Ray Nakley, a media delegation from Youngstown to Palestine-Israel to report on prospects for peace
. Martha served as president of the Interfaith Council for Peace in the Middle East (IFCPME), which, during her tenure in 2008, organized and hosted the first SABEEL international conference for northeast Ohio, in Cleveland, Ohio at the River’s Edge Community of the Sisters of St. Joseph.
Over the years, Martha received special recognitions for her professionalism, community service and peace advocacy. These included the Doris Burdman Service Award, the Clair M. Carlin Award, Sojourner House Special Recognition for service to the victims of domestic violence, three awards from the AACC for working for peace with justice in the Middle East, and Peace advocacy awards from both the Presbyterian and United Methodist churches.
Martha loved sharing good food with family and friends at favorite restaurants and at home, as she was a wonderful cook, in her own right.
She was a treasured and deeply-loved member of the extended Nakley family, which was only really complete at Thanksgiving, when Martha’s son, daughter, son-in-law, and granddaughters traveled faithfully from the east coast, for many years, to make the celebration the highlight of the year.
Martha loved to travel. She was grateful for wonderful trips with her sister to Thailand, Nepal and East Africa, with her sister and brother-in-law to Yellowstone National Park, Caribbean trips with her children and grandchildren, and to the Pantanal of Brazil with her son.

Martha was an avid reader, enjoyed poetry and music of all kinds.
Martha loved the Canfield Fair and worked for many years at the International Building in the Lebanon, Palestine and United Nations booths.



Martha is survived by a son, Stephen Katz of New York City; a daughter, Julia Katz White (William); and three granddaughters, Miranda, Rebecca and Sarah, all of Bala Cynwyd, Pa.

She also leaves two brothers, Richard E. Hodges (Cleo) of Atlanta and Steven Hodges (Sallie) of Abingdon, Va.; a sister, Harriet Mohler (Daniel) of Charlottesville, Virginia; a sister-in-law, Eleanor Katz of Poughkeepsie, N.Y.; and many beloved nieces and nephews.

Finally, Martha leaves her life-partner of 27 years and caregiver, Raymond Nakley Jr.; and two beloved felines.

She was preceded in death by sisters-in-law Barbara Hodges, Betty Burke and Edna Buntman; a brother-in-law, Dr. Bertram Katz; and a nephew, Jon Katz.

Martha and her family are deeply grateful to her physicians, Drs. Nelson, Krishnan, Singh, Labib, Katz, and Ricciardi; their staff members; and the Hospice of the Valley House and crisis nursing staff for their excellent care, kindness and considerations.

Material tributes may be sent to the Interfaith Council for Peace in the Middle East (IFCPME), 112 N. Garland Ave., Youngstown, OH 44506.
Any funds will be used to continue Martha’s work for peace with justice in the Middle East, supporting the victims of domestic violence, and caring for homeless animals. -

Calling hours will be at the Schiavone Funeral Home, 1842 Belmont Ave., Youngstown, on Friday from noon to 4 p.m. and from 6 to 9 p.m., and from 9 to 9:50 a.m. on Saturday, preceding a funeral at 10 a.m


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Oates and Brother Attys

Henry County - Tue, 04/21/2015 - 13:43
Need help in identifying this Oates. Are his law papers from around 1870s located any where?
Thanks for your help.

Leroy H. Hodges

Genealogy Board - Tue, 04/21/2015 - 01:42
It has been a while since I have been on here, Does any one have any knew update on Leroy H. Hodges, From SC to Jefferson Co. Ala.>

Re: Hodges in CA and came there from OK ?

Genealogy Board - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 19:38
Hi Gerald,

My dad (Wallace Dale Hodges) moved to CA from Purcell around 1940 which isn't too far from Henrietta. His parents were Wallace "Lennie" Hodges and Mary Kitchens; and his brother Kenneth Marvin.

Dad is 85 and doing well...and still in Thousand Oaks! Dad has been very interested in Genealogy for many years and has assembled the Hodges/Kitchens information back to the 1700's. Our family history will be falling into my hands and I'm going to be adding everything he's found into Ancestry at some point.

Hope this helps!
Julie



Obit- Elizabeth Sadler HODGES JORDAN 1937-2015

Genealogy Board - Sun, 04/19/2015 - 19:37
Elizabeth Sadler Hodges Jordan

Virginia Beach - Betsy Jordan, born Elizabeth Sadler Hodges, died on April 11, 2015 from cancer. She was the daughter of Edward Twyman Hodges and Elizabeth Sadler Hodges. Born on Staten Island on Sept. 5th, 1937, Betsy grew up in Norfolk, Va. Her mother died when she was 12 and her father later married Ruth Land Braun. Betsy had a sister, Susan Marshall and two brothers, Robert (Bobby) Hodges and Edward (Buddy) Hodges.

Upon graduation from Maury High School she moved to Wash., DC where she met and later married Robert Jordan. They had five children, Susan, Sam, Joe, Andy and Rachel. Rachel died just a year ago after a long and courageous battle with cancer. After living in York, PA while their children were growing up, Betsy and Bob moved to Va. Beach.

Betsy enjoyed doing volunteer work wherever she lived, including reading to the blind and working in the Virginia Beach health clinic. From an early age, Betsy loved reading, taking walks and the last few years she developed a great deal of enjoyment and benefit from yoga....particularly the friends she met there.

During the last weeks of her life, Betsy was surrounded by her family and close friends. She loved us all through that very difficult time as she had her whole life. She will be greatly missed.

Published in The Virginian Pilot on Apr. 19, 2015 - See more at: http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/pilotonline/obituary.aspx?n...

Re: Looking for Family

Henry County - Sun, 04/19/2015 - 04:38
Good evening, I know this is an old thread but I'm looking for some information. Bama Spann was my great grandmother so I guess that makes us cousins. My grandmother was Susie Bell Spann.

I was told by my father before he passed away that Bama Livingston was Cherokee Indian but that there was no paperwork to prove it, due to a courthouse fire that destroyed the records. I saw on the 1940 census that she was listed as white, so I'm curious if this was just a "tall tale" handed down? I am not close with that side of the family and have seen no pictures.

Thanks for any information you might have about my (our) family history!

CALLOWAY or CALLAWAY family

Henry County - Sat, 04/18/2015 - 03:16
Is anyone here a descendant of the Calloway family in Henry County? I'm specifically looking for a direct descendant of Enoch and Martha (McMath) Calloway and/or their son John Lawrence Calloway.

Re: Norris

Henry County - Fri, 04/17/2015 - 19:53
Looks like they would be son and daughter in law of William Burrel Norris from Isle of Skye, Scotland. Email me at cbrandonnorris@gmail.com and maybe i can help some more.

Re: Keels-Tycer connection and John Keels born 1747- Also Vause family

Henry County - Fri, 04/17/2015 - 03:29
I descend from Hester Keels b. 1836 in Sumter Co. SC. Hester Ann is listed in the household of John Keels age 65 (b. ca 1785) on the 1850 census of Sumter Co. SC. This appears to be a blended family. Several members of the household were in Henry Co.AL .before1860. Hester married Reubin Wright in Henry Co. AL and her sister married a King then a Money. .
After the War, Keels, King, Money & Wright families moved to Texas..

I found that you have a Vause family on your tree, The Vause family also from Sumter Co. SC lived across the road from me in Huntsville. TX. when I was a child. I have Word documents that I will share.
My e-mail address is wbehill@earthlink.net .



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HODGES Harry G - Vietnam Wall section 34 East

Genealogy Board - Thu, 04/16/2015 - 12:16
HODGES Harry G - Vietnam Wall section 34 East

Honor our Veterans. This is one of many photographs of the Vietnam Memorial Wall in Parker Co, TX. Feel free to use this picture for your personal records. See this photo, one of the 238,578 photos, free at http://teafor2.com where they are listed in order by state(Texas), county(Parker), cemetery(Vietnam) and Surname.

If you know more about this person please reply here instead of contacting me because this is not my family.

Gloria D Hodges Jones - Arkansas to Youngstown, Ohio

Genealogy Board - Sun, 04/12/2015 - 16:15
YOUNGSTOWN - Mrs. Gloria Dean Jones, 64, entered eternal rest on Tuesday, April 7, 2015, at ValleyCare Northside Medical Center.
Mrs. Jones was born Oct. 4, 1950, in Portland, Arkansas, a daughter of Horace and Naomi Clemons Hodges.
She had worked as a STNA (State Nurses Assistant) for over 20 years, retiring in 2012.
She was a member of the Jerusalem Baptist Church, it’s choir and culinary ministries.
She was also president of the Woodrow Wilson Booster Club from 1995 to 1996.
Gloria was a kind-hearted and loving person, always willing to help others

. Even in her passing, she will help someone by being a donor of her eyes with Life Banc.

She leaves to mourn her passing, but to rejoice in her peace, her beloved and devoted husband, John M. Jones, whom she married on June 17, 1967; her mother, Naomi of Little Rock, Arkansas; a daughter, Nicole S. Jones of Columbus; 11 grandchildren; a great-grandson; six brothers, Horace (Alberta) Hodges of Elfgrove, California, Leroy (Carrie) Hodges of Upper Marlboro, Md., Larry Hodges and DeWayne (Michelle) Hodges, both of Little Rock, George (Pearly) Stepps of Pine Bluff, Ark., and Ricky Hodges of Youngstown, OH; eight sisters, Frances Adams of Youngstown, Lucille Pickard of Austintown, Linda Mason and Rita (William) Starks, both of Little Rock, Delores Smith of Los Angeles, Martha Jones of Dermott, Ark., Hildra (Marshall) Butler of Kansas City, Mo., and Ruby Lee (Joe) Everett of Detroit, MI; and a host of family and friends.
She was preceded in death by her father; a daughter, Michelle D. Jones; a son, John M. Jones Jr;, and a sister, Ruth Hodges Pless.

Services will be at 11 a.m., Thursday, April 16, 2015, at the Jerusalem Baptist Church, 2003 Wilson Ave., Youngstown, Ohio (Mahoning County)

Friends may call Thursday, from 10 to 11 a.m. at the church.

Arrangements entrusted to the L.E. Black, Phillips & Holden Funeral Home.«


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Portland is a city in Ashley County, Arkansas

Re: Hodges in Arkansas

Genealogy Board - Mon, 04/06/2015 - 02:45
Does the AR 1910 census show what state Lee was born in ? That might be of some help to you.
Gerald

William Hodges

Genealogy Board - Mon, 04/06/2015 - 02:27
Looking for William Hodges born abt. 1832 in TN before his parents William and Martha Patsy Hodges went to AL and then to Johnson Co., AR. This William is at his parents home on the 1850 census in Johnson Co., AR. Thanks for any help. Gerald

Thomas Hodges

Genealogy Board - Mon, 04/06/2015 - 02:19
Looking for information on this Thomas Hodges born in AL abt. 1837 and was in Johnson Co., AR on the 1850 census living with his parents William and Martha Patsy Hodges. He is in my Hodges family, a brother to my Anderson Hodges. Any help would be helpful.
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