Edna Gwen Black Hodges

9/17/1932 ~ 9/19/2019

FullSizeRenderEdna Gwen Black Hodges, 87, returned to her father In heaven on Thursday, September 19, 2019. Edna was born September 17, 1932 in Fillmore, Utah. Daughter of Geneva and Willis Eugene Black.
Edna enjoyed spending time in the mountains, camping and fishing with her loving husband Mitchell Lamar Hodges. Edna and Mitchell were married September 16, 1951 and were later sealed in the Manti, UT Temple for time and all eternity.
Edna devoted her life to her family and loved spending time with her children, 17 grandchildren, 48 great grandchildren and 20 great great grand children. She was an excellent seamstress, loved to read, and made the best chicken noodle soup.
Survived by her children, Gwendolyn (Jerry) Averett, Connie (Craig) Teeples, Tamra Peterson, Michael (Carma) Hodges, Nancy (Jamie) Orton, sister Beth Frampton, brother Ben Black. Preceded in death by her spouse, parents, brother Eugene, sisters, DeAun, Carol, Joyce and son-in-law Ted Peterson.
Respecting Edna’s wishes, there will not be a public viewing prior to graveside services. Graveside services will be held in Fillmore, Utah on Friday, September 27th at 11:00 A.M. Arrangements entrusted to the care of Rasmussen Mortuary. Online condolence rasmussenmortuary.com

6 Responses to “Edna Gwen Black Hodges”

  1. Our sincere condolences to all the family. We are so grateful for the knowledge that her spirit is alive and well in the presence of loved ones that have gone on before.

  2. Cary Wise says:

    I was saddened to hear that your mother passed away. My thoughts are with you and your family. My mother always enjoyed playing cards with your mother.


  3. Dawn Olson says:

    So sorry to hear of your loss. Our love and condolences to your family.
    The Dawn Olson Family

  4. Belynda Paxton says:

    I’m so sorry to hear about Edna. We loved being her and Mitch’s next door neighbors. Peace be with you and your family knowing she is now reunited with Mitch and the Old Yeller dog.
    The Paxton Family

  5. Jeffrey E Black says:

    Dear extended Hodges family of cousins, spouses, children, Aunt Beth, Uncle Ben and related families:

    We were saddened to hear the news of Aunt Edna Gwen’s passing. I know she was a loving and capable women who put her family first in all she did. It is comforting to know she had lived a proud and meaningful life and that she will be reunited with all of her loved ones who have since crossed over including my beloved sister Debra Ann. Our prayers are with all of you as you grieve in your loss. May God bless you all.


    Jeff, Cindy, Stewart and Shannon Black from Virginia

  6. Anna Jo Duncan Wayne says:

    I and my three sisters, Floris Haile, Dayle White and Ruth Hilton are first cousins of Edna Gwen. Although we have lost track of each other through the years We all remember Edna Gwen as a very special and lovely lady. We were saddened to hear of her passing and send our sincere co
    ndolences to her family.