Cora Robinson Hodge
SERVICES TODAY FOR CORA R. HODGE
Mrs. Cora Robinson HODGE, 89, 307 S. Poplar St., Sesser, died at 11:30 a.m.
Friday in her daughter's home. She lived with her daughter, Mrs. Sybble HAMMONDS.
She had been ill several years.
Mrs. HODGE was born Aug. 28, 1871, in Franklin County. Her
parents were K.B. and Malinda LEWIS BATES.
She leaves daughter Mrs. HAMMONDS, Mrs. Rella NEWBERRY, Mrs.Alta NUNLEY,
Mrs. Delia BRADEN, all of Sesser; sons Leslie ROBINSON of Sesser, Olen ROBINSON
of Brownfield; brothers Noah and Edmond, both of Sesser; sisters Mrs. Rachel STOCKTON
and Mrs. Lula TUCKER, both of Sesser; 26 grandchildren; 86 great-grandchildren and 23
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. today at Brayfield Funeral Home, Sesser, where
friends may call. The Rev. Bill CHRISTOFF, Sesser Baptist Church, will officiate, assisted
by the Rev. McKinley CRABTREE, Sesser Christian Church. Burial will be in Waltonville Cemetery.
Source: The Southern Illinoisan, Carbondale, Illinois
Date: Sunday, 23 October 1960, page 24
Submitted by: Debbie Vietzke