The following was provided by a family friend, Clay Nordan ’71.
An “Olan Mills” portrait of Peggy as a teenager.
Katherine “Peggy” Page Bodden ’43 was born January 1, 1921 and was an architecture major, a course not many coeds participated in at the time.
She never sought employment with an architectural firm, but practiced from her home and was known for designs being tasteful, traditional and functional for single family living.
A member of the Methodist church, she was the daughter of the late John Clifford and Katherine Bostick Page of Clanton, Ala. She was married August 3, 1944 to Lawrence H. “Jerry” Bodden who preceded her in death May 19, 1998. Jerry Bodden, owned an insurance agency in Clanton and successfully ran for Mayor. He served two productive terms in the office.
Peggy Page lived to the age of 88 and passed away February 11, 2009.