Bless the Lord, O my soul;
And all that is within me, bless His holy name. (PSALM 103:1)
Janet L. (Jonson) Hodges, 61, passed away peacefully on April 4, 2014. An active member of the First Lockhart Baptist Church, where she taught the Bible to the Approved Workmen Are Not Ashamed (AWANA) group and Vacation Bible School; she was also a scout leader for many years in Austin and Lockhart. She graduated from the University of Texas with a BS and MEd in education, and taught for 39 years in the Lockhart Independent School District, primarily with children with special needs.
Janet is survived by her husband, Michael A. Hodges; two sons, Justin and Tristan; two brothers, William R. Jonson (Cris), of Houston and James Kevin Jonson (Carol), of Cedar Hill; one sister, Kathleen Kelley (Kevin), of Lake Ridge, Va., their families; and many wonderful friends.
Visitation with the family will be from 6 – 8 p.m. on Friday, April 11, 2014, at McCurdy Funeral Home, 105 E. Pecan, in Lockhart. Family and friends will meet at the First Lockhart Baptist Church, 315 W. Prairie Lea St., in Lockhart, on Saturday, April 12, 2014 at 10 a.m. for the funeral services. Pastor Gary Rodgers will officiate.
Memorials may be made to the charity of your choice.
Arrangements under the care and guidance of McCurdy Funeral Home, 105 E. Pecan, Lockhart, Texas 78644 (512) 398-4791. To view and sign the guestbook, visit www.post-register.com/obituaries/janet-hodges.