Mr. Wayne Hudson, age 72, of Newton, MS died on Friday 7/3/2009 in his home. Services will be held at 11:00am on Tuesday 7/7/2009 at the First Baptist Church in Newton, MS with Dr. Frank Harmon, Dr. Jerry Mixon and Dr. Brian Rushing officiating. Newton County Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. 601-635-3200.
Mr. Hudson was a lifelong native of Newton, MS. He retired from the Newton County Bank after 30 years of service. He retired from the Mississippi Army National Guard as a Master Sergeant after 30 years of service. He was a member of the First Baptist Church in Newton.
Survivors include: his wife of 52 years, Mrs. Elizabeth Freeman Hudson of Newton, MS; two daughters: Debbie Hudson Randolph of Newton, MS, and Lori Hudson Luke (Keith) of Newton, MS; four grandchildren: Paige Randolph Amis (Colby), Dylan Randolph, Morgan Luke, Maggie Luke; one sister: Carolyn Jones (Jerry) of Newton, MS; and a number of nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents: K.C. and Nancy Leigh Hudson.
Pallbearers: Bubba Bonds, Austin Bonds, Jim Mason, Jon Mason, Roland Jay, Ronald Jay, Kenny Dedeaux and Joe Martin Kennedy.
Honorary Pallbearers include: Doyle Gibbs, James Hart, members of the Yoke Fellows Sunday School Class and the members of the Red Hat Deer Club.
Visitation will be held from 9:30 -11:00am at the First Baptist Church in Newton, MS on Tuesday 7/7/2009 prior to the service.