Mary Margaret Hodges

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December 1, 1949 ~ August 30, 2021

Born in: Houston, Texas
Resided in: Bryan, Texas

Mary Hodges, 71, of Bryan, passed away on Monday, August 30, 2021 in Bryan. Graveside services will be held at 10 am, Friday, September 3, 2021 with Life Celebrant Dawn Lee Wakefield at Alexander Cemetery officiating. Services are in the care of Callaway-Jones Funeral and Cremation Centers.

Mary was born December 1, 1949 in Houston, TX, to Frank and Theda Mae Coe Miears. She was raised on a ranch in Emory, TX until Jr. High, then moved to Hemphill, TX, when her father became a County Extension Agent. After high school she earned her Associates Degree in Art from Tyler Jr. College. She moved to College Station, TX, and worked for the Texas Agricultural Extension Service and then the TAMU Mail Services for 31 years.

She married the love of her life, Randy, on December 22, 1975. They were blessed with a daughter, Heather Renee on February 21, 1982. Mary also thought the world of her nieces and nephews.

Mary is preceded in death by her parents, Frank and Theda Mae Coe Miears, her in-laws, Leila Jeanette Hodges and Fred Austin Hodges Sr., as well as her brother-in-law, David Wayne Hodges; cousins, Eva Jan Gibson, Virginia and Cecil Rollins.

She is survived by her husband, Phillip Randal “Randy” Hodges; her daughter, Heather Renee Hodges-Daigle; her grandson, Draconus Daigle; her sister and brother-in-law, Sharon and Waine Newland; sister-in-law, Judy Hodges; her cousins, Christine Jenkins of South Carolina, Nancy Rollins of North Carolina and Whitney Moore of Tennessee; her many nieces, nephews, friends and family from here to Ireland and England.


Celebration of Life Tribute: September 3, 2021 10:00 am

Alexander Cemetery
5314 Alexander Road
Bryan, Texas 77808


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  1. Our sincere condolences…. you’re in our thoughts/prayers/heart. Rest in peace Mary … we love you

  2. I could not have asked for a better mother. There are no words for the whole that is left in my heart but I know you will always be watching down on dad and I. You left so sudden so fast. I am thankful to have said I love you and to hear it back from you will always be carried deep within. My heart. I love you mom to the moon and back.

  3. Mary you were such a wonderful surprise cousin ❤ I will miss your sweet cheerful messages. I will always be thankful to Ancestry for letting you find us and I am forever glad my Granny got to meet you!! Love doesn’t stop when this part of the journey is done, and I will keep right on loving you till we meet again.

  4. Ugh. I’m so speechless that I can’t type. Life is just eternal, and love is immortal, death is only a horizon and a horizon is nothing save the limit of our sight. There are no goodbyes for us. Wherever you are, you will always be in our heart. Cause when a person becomes a memory, the memory becomes a treasure. We will always treasure you. We love you so much, in our heart you stay.

  5. Mary you will be missed so much, there are no words for it. You were a wonderful, one of a kind person and always a joy to be with. You are in my heart forever. I love you and miss you. I know you are watching over Randy and Heather and the rest of us.

  6. Mary , you will be greatly missed by so many‼️You were always smiling , sweet and so understanding…I always smiled when I thought of you or seen your sweet comments on something I posted.. Heaven truly gained a very Sweet and living angel♥️RIP

  7. Randy, Heather, Sharon and Waine, and Judy, I was so sorry to hear about Mary. Our prayers go up for you and all the family during this time.

  8. I am so sorry for your loss I happened upon her obituary and though her services gave come and gone I just wanted to acknowledge her.
    I worked at TAMU and would often see Mary when we visited the Mail Room.
    She was always professional and kind to us.
    May she rest in eternal peace. She was a nice lady.

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