THOMASTON - Mr. Riley Claxton Hudson, 79, of Thomaston, died Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at Upson Regional Medical Center.
Funeral services for Mr. Hudson will be held Friday, April 25, 2014 at 2 p.m. at Mountain View Baptist Church. Dr. Rex King will officiate and burial will follow in South View Cemetery.
Mr. Hudson was born in Pike County, a son of the late Harvey Claxton Hudson and Ruby Carrington Hudson. He served his country in the U. S. Army and after returning to civilian life he joined his father in the operation of the Hudson Timber Company. He would eventually become the owner of the company.
Mr. Hudson was a member of the First Assembly of God Church.
He is survived by his daughter, Tanya H. (Mike) Anderson and his son, Darrell C. (Brandy) Hudson, both of Thomaston, his sister, Sylvia Hudson of Thomaston, and three grandchildren, Ashlynn Anderson, Hayden Hudson and Riley Hudson.
The family of Mr. Hudson will receive friends at Pasley-Fletcher Funeral Home on Thursday from 6 until 8 p.m.
Pasley-Fletcher Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Condolences and remembrances may be expressed at www.pasleyfletcher.com