Rexford Kenton Hodges, age 76 entered into rest Thursday, February 15, 2018 at his Festus residence. He had worked in construction and bricklaying; he enjoyed making homemade ice cream, woodworking, classic model cars and tending to his flowers. Born January 28, 1942, in Alexandria, Missouri, to the late Elmer and Stella Elizabeth (Fenn) Hodges.
Survived by his loving family which includes sons, Michael Kenton (Beth) Hodges of Oakville, MO, Daniel J. (Melinda) Hodges of Mesa, AZ, daughter, Penny (Duane) Stockdell of Festus, brothers, Gery (Marion) Hodges of Burlington, IA and Russ (Pat) Hodges of West Palm Beach, FL, sisters, Imogene Corimer of FL, Linda (John) Rudicil of Quincy, IL, Cinda (Steven) Dow of Friday Harbor, WA and Sandra Shackelford of West Plains, MO, 10 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his wife, Mary Lucille (Fishback) Hodges, son, Timothy James Hodges, brother, Jamie Hodges.