Missouri Department of Corrections reports the death of an inmate at Chillicothe Correctional Center

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The Missouri Department of Corrections has reported the death of an inmate at the Chillicothe Correctional Center, a women’s prison.

Margaret Hodges, 61, was pronounced dead at 11:56 p.m. on Saturday at the facility.

Hodges had been serving a life sentence for three counts of second-degree murder and armed criminal action in both Johnson and Platte Counties. She entered the corrections system in June of 1998.