2008-09-25 / Obituaries


Mary Colen Hudson, 95, of Thomasville died Sept. 16, 2008 at Thomasville Nursing Home.

She was born June 20, 1913 to Claude and Genie Hinson in Grove Hill. She was a native of Grove Hill. She was a lifelong member of Bassett Creek Baptist Church. She had worked as a seamstress

Survivors include two sons, Claudie B. (Linda) Hudson, Thomasville, Coma L. (Betty) Hudson, Lawndale, N.C.; two daughters, Ruth Thomas, Saraland, JoAnn (Boyce) Kelley, Thomasville; one sister, Vera "Nellie" Edge, Jackson; 16 grandchildren; 33 great-grandchildren; 32 great-great-grandchildren; two great-great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Travis Hudson.

The service was Sept. 18 at 3 p.m. at Bassett Creek Baptist Church with Revs. Chris Kynard and Bill Allison officiating. Burial was in the Bassett Creek Baptist Church Cemetery. O'Bryant Chapel Funeral Home of Thomasville directed.

Active pallbearers were Ricky Hudson, Travis Hudson, Bruce Smith, Hunter Smith, Tom Kelley and Mickey Courtney.

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