Bertha Mae Hodgkinson, 78, of Gainesville, Texas was called home to her Lord and Savior on Tuesday, January 26, 2021.
Bertha was born on September 20, 1942 in Aubrey, Texas to Frank and Ocia B. (Jones) Miller. She married William Benton Hodgkinson on January 1, 1987 in Collinsville, Texas and they were married for 34 years. Bertha was a member of the First Baptist Church in Collinsville for 38 years. She worked as a nurse for Wilson N. Jones Hospital in Sherman for 24 years, there she was able to indulge her favorite hobby of helping people. Bertha had a true servant’s heart for the Lord and for people. She loved her family and cherished the time with them.
She is survived by her husband, William Benton Hodgkinson, Jr. of Gainesville, TX; son, Larry Warren, Jr., and wife, Angela of Houston; daughter, Becky Hudson and husband, Charles of Ogden, Utah; daughter, Lisa Manuel and husband, Charles of Bedford, sister, Sharon Miller of Denton; sister, Doris Wilde and husband, Ken of Lubbock, grandchildren, Rachel Ream and Tori and Emily Warren; great-grandchildren, Ava, Elizabeth, and Braxton Ream.
Bertha was preceded in death by her parents, Frank and Ocia B. Miller, first husband, Larry Warren, Sr., brothers, Leon Miller and Cecil Miller.
Funeral Services honoring Bertha will be held at 2:00 PM on Saturday, January 30, 2021 at First Baptist Church of Collinsville, officiated by Rev. Jerry Davis. Interment will follow at Collinsville Cemetery. No formal visitation is scheduled.