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John Calaway Hodge
11 March 1928 - 12 October 2011
s/o Abner L. & Codie Belel Hodge

Ruby C. Hodge
23 January 1932 - 13 March 2010
d/o Roy D. Grooms & Nellie D. Henderson

wed 9 April 1949
Sherman, Texas


The Herald Democrat
March 17, 2010

POTTSBORO - Ruby Charlene Hodge, 78-year-old Pottsboro resident, passed away Saturday, March 13, 2010 at her residence.  Services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, March 17 at Johnson-Moore Chapel with Rev. Sam Garrett officiating.  Burial will follow at Georgetown Cemetery. 

Mrs. Hodge was born on January 23, 1932 in Pottsoboro, the daughter of Roy D. and Nellie D. Henderson Grooms and attended Denison High School.  She married John Calaway Hodge on April 9, 1949 in Sherman.  She was a housewife and a member of Oakridge Baptist Church. 

Pallbearers will be William Hodge, Travis Hodge, Ricky Penninger, Justin Jacobs, Thomas Redding, John Montoya, Gary Little, and Jason Blankenship.  Honorary pallbearers will be Darrell Cain, Terry S. Hodge, Brandin Blevins and Cody Helzl. 

Mrs. Hodge is survived by her husband John Calaway Hodge of Pottsboro; sons, John C. Hodge and wife Janet Walton of Denison, and Terry D. Hodge and wife Freida of Elizabeth, Tenn.; daughters, Brenda Hines and husband John of George West; and Joan Jacobs of Granbury; brother Raymond Grooms and wife Darlene of Denison; sister, Wanda Little and husband Gene of Denison; grandchildren, Shelley Hinnant, Amy Redding, Christy Helcl, Johnette Hodge, Terry S. Hodge, Travis Hodge, Justin Jacobs, Becky Jacobs, Brandon Blevins; great-grandchildren, Rayla Helcl, Cody Helcl, Ryan Redding, Megan Redding, Brendan Strolney, Sierra Jacobs, Haley Hodge and Payetin Hodge.

She never was a stranger to anyone, always caring, thoughtful and giving.  She will be fondly remembered by her many friends and family members.  Ruby enjoyed traveling to various parts of the United States.  Her hobbies included quilt making, bowling, cooking, canning, gardening and listening to church music.  Her greatest enjoyment was playing domino games with her friends and family. 

The family wishes to thank the staff of Home Hospice of Grayson County for their kindness and care. 

Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at Johnson-Moore Funeral Home in Denison. 

Georgetown Cemetery

Elaine Nall Bay
Grayson County CC