Albert “Sonny” E. Hodges was born November 5, 1929 to Albert and Leota (Thomas) Hodges in Ashland, Kansas. He attended school, graduated college and was a farmer all his life. He married Emma Lou Huebner on May 22, 1970 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Sonny was a member of the Methodist Church for over fifty years and a member of the Oklahoma Cattlemen’s Association and the Ham Amateur Radio Association
Sonny passed away on November 16, 2014 at the Beaver County Memorial Hospital at the age of 85.
He is survived by his wife, Emma Lou, Forgan, Oklahoma; his sons, Brent Hodges, Forgan, Oklahoma, Mark Hodges, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Alan Hodges, Turpin, Oklahoma, Jerry Hodges, Forgan, Oklahoma; his brother, Larry Hodges of Forgan, Oklahoma; his sister, Joyce Andreas, Edmond, Oklahoma; 8 grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren, one great great grandchild and a host of other friends and relatives.