Lundy Cleveland Hudgin
Lundy Cleveland Hudgin, age 85 of Clarksville, TN, died Saturday, November 23, 2013 at his home.
Lundy was born in Whitakers, NC to the late Franklin C. Hudgin and Lucile Vivian Gibson. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Opal Hazel Hudgin; one son, Mike Hudgin; one brother, Ray Hudgin; four half-brothers and one half-sister.
Lundy served in the US Army from 1947 - 1953. He was a member of the 101st Airborne Division and U.S. Army Special Forces with his highest rank being SSGT. He served in the U. S. Air Force from 1955 - 1975 as a Combat Air Controller with his highest rank being SMSGT. He served one tour of duty in Vietnam from 1967 - 1968.
A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, November 26th at 12 p.m., at the chapel of Neal-Tarpley-Parchman Funeral Home. Burial will be at Kentucky Veterans Cemetery - West in Hopkinsville, KY. Visitation will be held on Monday, November 25th from 4 to 6 p.m., and on Tuesday from 11 a.m. until the hour of service at the funeral home.
The staff of Neal-Tarpley-Parchman Funeral Home will serve as Pallbearers.
Lundy is survived by one son, Tim (Lisa) Hudgin of Michigan; one daughter, Joy (Greg) Hutchison of Woodlawn, TN; daughter-in-law, Brenda Hudgin; two brothers, Herman Hudgin and Frank Hudgin; three sisters, Modolen Hollis, Via Pierce, Francis Burke; six grandchildren, Kevin Hutchison, Stacy Outland, Branden Davis, Holden Hudgin, Sally Hudgin, Molly Hudgin; and two great- grandchildren.
Arrangements entrusted to Neal-Tarpley-Parchman Funeral Home, 1510 Madison Street, Clarksville, TN 37040; (931) 645-6488. Online condolences may be made at www.neal-tarpley.com.
Neal-Tarpley-Parchman Funeral Home
1510 Madison Street Clarksville, TN 37040
Published in The Leaf Chronicle on Nov. 25, 2013