Earl Hudson

Earl Hudson LUBBOCK- Earl Eugene Hudson, 86, passed away on November 10, 2012. He was born January 13, 1926 in Wichita Falls, Texas. He served in WWII in both the European and Pacific theaters. He retired from the U.S. Postal Service. Earl had lived in the Lubbock area since 1951 and always enjoyed family camping and boating vacations. He is survived by his loving wife of 65 years, Nell Hudson; his children, Carol Johnson and husband Paul of Inola, Okla., Gene Hudson and wife Betty of Yoakum, Texas, and Gerald Hudson and wife Becky of Lubbock; and his seven grandchildren, Donna Ball and husband Brett, Sharon Ringquist, Lisa Ford and husband Mike, Julie Poe and husband James, Willy Hudson and wife Megan, Steven Hudson and wife Serena, and Mark Hudson. Earl and Nell have 12 beloved great-grandchildren. Graveside services will take place at Peaceful Gardens Memorial Park, 15602 Texas 493 Loop in Lubbock, officiated by Mike Hill, on Monday, November 12, 2012 at 2:30 p.m. In lieu of flowers the family requests contributions be sent to Hospice of Lubbock, www.hospiceoflubbock.org.

Published in The Lubbock Avalanche-Journal on Nov. 12, 2012