Dorothy Mae Hodges, 88, Douglass resident for 65 years, died Sunday, Nov. 22, 2009.

Viewing from 2-8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 27, with family present from 5-7p.m. at Hilyard-Smith Funeral Home, in Douglass.  Graveside service at 2p.m., Saturday, Nov. 28, at Grandview Cemetery, Kaw City, Okla. 

Dorothy was born at Burbank, Okla. in 1921 to William and Ruby Logan. She attended Burbank Elementary School and graduated from Kaw City High School in 1938. She was a member of the Osage Tribe of Indians.   She was a homemaker and the most beautiful and loving Mom and Grandma who enjoyed camping, cooking, fishing, bingo and her family. 

Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband of 68 years, Francis "Tige" Hodges and is survived by: son, Kenny and his wife Darlene of Hot Springs, Ark.; daughter, Linda Hamilton and husband Leon of Augusta; 6 grandkids; 12 great-grandkids; 3 great-great grandkids; brother, Kenneth Logan of Houston, TX; niece Betty Gentz of Houston, TX. 

Casketbearers will be her grand and great grandsons, Brad Lane, Tyler Hodges, Gary and Clayton Hamilton, Matt Kiser, Bryan Smith, James Looper. 

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to the First Baptist Church, P.O.Box 647, Douglass, Ks.,67039.

Arrangements by Hilyard-Smith Funeral Home, Douglass.