William “Bill” Hodges

William “Bill” Russell Hodges, 82, of Ellettsville passed away peacefully on Wednesday, June 3, 2020 at his home. He was born in Louisville, Kentucky on July 12, 1937 to William H. and Evelyn (Hawkins) Hodges.

Bill retired from Ferrellgas Company. He attended the Burgoon Baptist Church in Bloomington and enjoyed playing the guitar. He was a loving husband, father, brother and grandfather.

Bill is survived by his wife, Teresa Hodges of Ellettsville; daughter, Tina (Roger) Jukes of Poland; two stepdaughters, Angela (Mark) Henderson and Tammy Clemens both of Ellettsville; sister, Aline Hodge of Bloomington; two brothers, Eddie (Gayle) Hodge of Martinsville and Don (Rhonda) Hodge of Ellettsville; nine grandchildren and five great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his two sons Rusty Hodges and Jeffery Hodges, 1st wife Patricia Hodges, brother Charlie Hodge and his parents.

Funeral service will be held at 1:00 PM on Saturday, June 6, 2020 at West & Parrish & Pedigo Funeral Home with Pastor Harold Godsey officiating. Entombment will follow at Chambersville Cemetery.

The family will receive friends on Saturday from 12:00 PM until the time of service at the funeral home.

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