James went to be with the Lord on Valentine's Day, February 14, 2014.
Preceded in death by parents, Leonard Hudgins and Ophelia Autry Hudgins; sister, Judy Collins.
Survived by his wife of 45 years, Peggy Underhill Hudgins; sisters, Patsy Hudgins (John) Barrett and Marla Hudgins (Don) Lepping; brother, Marty Hudgins; children, Kimberly Hudgins (Tim) Butler and Katherine Hudgins (Sandie) Calvert; grandchildren, Kory, Keith, Brandon, Cheyenne, Kaylee, Ashleigh and Brylee.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, February 20th, 2014 from 3-6 p.m., at Neely's Bend Church of Christ, 1502 Neely's Bend Road, Madison, TN 37115, with a Celebration of Life to follow at 6 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, please send donations to Operation Stand Down, 1125 12th Ave. S., Nashville, TN 37203, 615-248-1981.
Cremation and Funeral Services of Nashville, (615) 885-0012; Chris Neighbours, Funeral Director.
Cremation and Funeral Services of Nashville
1332 Rosa L. Parks Blvd. Nashville, TN 37208
Published in The Tennessean on Feb. 19, 2014