Wilma Hodges Scott


Wilma Hodges Scott was born in Meridian, Miss., on Jan. 23, 1912 to Jim Allen and Bessie Clay Hodges. She passed away on Sept. 15, 2007 in Lockhart, Texas, at the age of 95 years, seven months and 23 days.
In 1934, she married Theo Scott of Frost, Texas. Theo passed away in 1981 and in March 1983, Wilma moved to Lockhart and remained here until her death.
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as preceded in death by her parents; husband, Theo Scott; son, John M. Scott; brothers Otis, Kiah, Therrell and Fred Hodges; and sisters Maybell Webb, Inez Tidwell and Louise Wilbanks.
Wilma is survived by her daughter, Sue Galle and husband Lowe of Lockhart; four grandchildren: Cynthia Scott Ellis and husband Wayne of Bullard, Texas, Angela Scott Newland and husband Danny of Corsicana, Texas, Greg Galle and wife Anybe of Austin, and Karla Galle Tate and husband Michael of Lockhart; five great-grandchildren, Rebekkah Newland, Courtney Sanders, Nichole Galle, Mark Tate and Julie Tate; two great-great-grandchildren, Mason and Luke Sanders; brothers Frank Hodges and wife Wanda of Lubbock, and Donald Hodges of Temple, Texas; and a number of nieces and nephews.
A funeral service was held on Sept. 18, 2007 at the Baptist Church in Frost, Texas, with Rev. Gary Rodgers officiating. Honored to serve as pallbearers were Greg Galle, Mike Tate, Mark Tate, Wayne Ellis, Danny Newland, Gary Hodges and Gil Hodges
Arrangements under the care and direction of Griffin-Roughton Funeral Home, Corsicana, Texas.


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