Idaho Statesman, 02/24/13
James Dale Hodges, 79, passed away Thursday morning at a care facility in Burley surrounded by his loving family. Jim was born on Nov 24, 1933 in the Preston - Franklin, ID area to Joseph Lloyd and Ada (Nessen) Hodges. He and his eternal companion, Darlene, were married on February 17, 1958 in the Idaho Falls Temple. Jim is survived by his four children, Michael (Cindy) Hodges, Lisa (Terry) Waltman, Greg (Mary) Hodges and Eric (Carrie) Hodges, seven siblings, Nelda Miller, Kay (Maureen) Hodges, Joe (Ireta) Hodges, Janice (John) Harkness, Margaret (Robert) Hay, Roger Hodges, JoAnn (Edward) Parsons, nine grandchildren, six great grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews. Wife Mary Darlene, son Brian, parents Joseph Lloyd and Ada, and brother Glen Hodges precede him in death. Services are under the direction of Bowman Funeral Home (853-3131) and will be held Tuesday, February 26th with viewing starting at 10am and services 11am at the LDS Chapel, 309 W Main St, Middleton. Burial will follow in the Middleton Cemetery.
Published in Idaho Statesman on February 24, 2013