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Lena Frances Hodge Brooks
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Birth: Feb. 24, 1917
Eggleston
Giles County
Virginia, USA
Death: Jan. 29, 2012
Blacksburg
Montgomery County
Virginia, USA

Lena Frances Hodge Brooks, 94, of Blacksburg, died Sunday, January 29, 2012, at Heritage Hall Health Care. She was born in Giles County, February 24, 1917, to the late William Henry and Bertie Mae Sartin Hodge. She moved to Idaho Falls, Idaho, in 1977 to be with family and stayed until 2001, before returning to Montgomery County. She was preceded in death by her husband, Arnold D. Brooks; two infant children; and a son, Jim D. Brooks. She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Richard D. and Louisa Brooks, of Blacksburg; two daughters and son-in-law, Shirley Ann and Bryant Brown, of Alpine, Wyo., and Patty Jo Hinkley, of Elliston; one sister and brother-in-law, Patricia and John Sweeney, of Christiansburg; one brother and sister-in-law, Arnold "Tooter" and Dorothy Hodge, of Blacksburg; 15 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; three great-great grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be conducted 2 p.m. Wednesday, February 1, 2012, in the McCoy Funeral Home Chapel with Mr. Terry Hodge officiating. Interment will follow in the Westview Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 1 to 2 p.m. Wednesday February 1, 2012, prior to the service at McCoy Funeral Home, 150 Country Club Drive SW, Blacksburg. Arrangements by McCoy Funeral Home, Blacksburg.
Published in Roanoke Times on January 31, 2012 
 
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 Parents:
  William Henry Hodge (1893 - 1976)
  Bertie Elizabeth Sartin Hodge (1895 - 1960)
 
 Spouse:
  Arnold Develle Brooks (1918 - 1965)
 
 Children:
  George William Brooks (1938 - 1941)*
  Nancy Jane Brooks (1939 - 1941)*
  James Develle Brooks (1941 - 1994)*
  Richard Daniel Brooks (1943 - 2015)*
 
 Siblings:
  Robert Hughie Hodge (1915 - 1945)*
  Lena Frances Hodge Brooks (1917 - 2012)
  Harry Preston Hodge (1918 - 2008)*
  Maynard Russell Hodge (1920 - 2002)*
  Nancy Isabel Hodge Staples-Johnston-Drinkwater (1922 - 2005)*
  Margaret Elizabeth Hodge Fenton (1923 - 2008)*
  Bertie Mae Hodge Cromer (1924 - 2004)*
  Mary Lois Hodge Latta (1927 - 1980)*
  William Henry Hodge (1928 - 1929)*
  James Walker Monroe Hodge (1930 - 1987)*
  Arnold Lee Hodge (1932 - 2013)*
  Lewis Morgan Hodge (1933 - 2005)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Westview Cemetery
Blacksburg
Montgomery County
Virginia, USA
 
Maintained by: C. LATTA
Originally Created by: Randy Shepherd
Record added: Jan 31, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 84257504
Lena Frances <i>Hodge</i> Brooks
Added by: Randy Shepherd
 
Lena Frances <i>Hodge</i> Brooks
Added by: Cindy Akers
 
Lena Frances <i>Hodge</i> Brooks
Added by: C. LATTA
 
 
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- Randy Shepherd
 Added: Jan. 31, 2012
Ride on Lena, burn rubber, slide in sideways and say, "What a ride and party."You were a bright light in a lot of folks life.Even through all your pains a suffering, you still would shine.,:).
- Marquita Latta
 Added: Feb. 2, 2012
 
 
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