Dorothea Hodges

Female 1916 - 1998  (81 years)


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  • Name Dorothea Hodges 
    Born 24 May 1916  White Deer, Carson County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 19 May 1998  Amarillo, Potter County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I21233  Slay Family
    Last Modified 5 Aug 2017 

    Family William Adrian Richards,   b. 10 Mar 1921, Walton County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Dec 1977, Shelby County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Married 14 Aug 1943  Hereford, Deaf Smith County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 5 Aug 2017 
    Family ID F9155  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • HEREFORD - Dorothea Richards, 81, a former Hereford resident, died Tuesday, May 19, 1998, in Amarillo.

      Services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday in Gililland-Watson Funeral Home Rose Chapel with Dr. Tom Fuller of First United Methodist Church officiating. Burial will be in West Park Cemetery.

      Mrs. Richards was born in White Deer. She moved from White Deer to Deaf Smith County in 1936. She lived in Hereford from 1936 to 1960, when she moved to DeFuniak Springs, Fla. She moved to Amarillo in 1989.

      She married William Adrian Richards in 1943 at Hereford. He preceded her in death.

      Mrs. Richards farmed with her husband in Deaf Smith County before moving to Florida. She received the Handicapped Businesswoman of the Year award in DeFuniak Springs.

      She was a homemaker and a member of United Methodist Church.

      Survivors include a brother, Aubyn Hodges of Amarillo; and two sisters, Jesslyn Williams of Amarillo and Jewel Johnson of Lubbock.

      The family requests memorials be to a favorite charity.