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Lawyer

Elmer Burkett Hodges, American lawyer. Bar: Missouri 1927, Supreme Court of the United States Ct 1940. Member American, Missouri bar associations, Lawyer's Association Kansas City, Sons of the American Revolution.

Background

Hodges, Elmer Burkett was born on July 11, 1903 in College View, Nebraska, United States. Son of Charles Huntley and Mabel Gertrude (Blocher) Hodges.

Education

Student, Junior College of Kansas City, Missoury, 1921-1923;Bachelor of Laws, Kansas City School Law, 1927.

Career

Assistant county counselor, Jackson County, Missouri, 1929-1935;member firm, Gage, Hodges, Park & Kreamer, 1960-1969;partner, Gage and Tucker, Kansas City, 1970-1979;of counsel, Gage and Tucker, Kansas City, from 1980;secretary, Parmelee Industries, Inc. secretary, United States Safety Service Companysecretary, Countryside Fund, Inc.

Achievements

  • Bar: Missouri 1927, Supreme Court of the United States Ct 1940.

Membership

Member American, Missouri bar associations, Lawyer's Association Kansas City, Sons of the American Revolution. Clubs: Kansas City (Kansas City, Missouri), Mission Hills Country (Kansas City, Missouri), Owl (Kansas City, Missouri), Creek (Kansas City, Missouri). Westport Investors.

Connections

Married Maebelle Parsons, May 28, 1948. Children: Deborah, Richard.

father:
Charles Huntley Hodges

mother:
Mabel Gertrude (Blocher) Hodges

spouse:
Maebelle Parsons

child:
Deborah Hodges

child:
Richard Hodges