Anita J. (Hodges) Stines, 69, of Spencer, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, October 6, 2021 at Autumn Trace Rehabilitation Center in Linton, Indiana. Anita was born in Bloomington, Indiana on May 23, 1952 to Nelson S. Hodges and Mildred Freda (Price) Hodges. Anita was a 1970 graduate of Spencer High School. She worked at Indiana Bell and then AT&T for over 20 years. Anita was a loving mother and friend.
Anita is survived by her daughter, Melanie L. Hardman (Chad Lucas) of Baytown, Texas, first husband and friend, Russell Lester, grandchildren, Alyssa Lucas, Alexis Flores (Trent Robertson), great-grandchildren, Addyson Parker, Aubree Robertson and other extended family.
Anita was preceded in death by her parents.
Funeral services will be 1:00 PM, Monday, October 11, 2021 at the West & Parrish & Pedigo Funeral Home, 105 North Montgomery Street, Spencer. Pastor Jeff Fulk will officiate. Burial will follow in Riverside Cemetery.
Visitation will be 11:00 AM until the time of service on Monday, all at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the I.U. Hospice House in Bloomington, through the funeral home.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.westparrishpedigo.com.