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Cemetery

Sharon Baptist Church Cemetery

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Visitation

Wilkerson Funeral Home and Crematory
Tuesday May 14th, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm

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Funeral Service

Sharon Baptist Church
Wednesday May 15th, 2019
11:00am

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Claude Edison Hudson

Claude Edison Hudson, 85, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Sunday, May 12, 2019. Funeral services will be held at 11:00AM on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at Sharon Baptist Church with Dr. Jeff Rogers officiating. Interment will follow at the church cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6-8 PM at Wilkerson Funeral Home on Tuesday, May 14, 2019. Claude was born in Rockingham County to the late Thomas Knight Hudson and Patty Miller Hudson. He was a member of Browns Summit Baptist Church. He loved to work outside, whether in the yard, in the garden or tinkering with all kinds of machinery. Claude was a devoted husband, father and friend. He loved his family unconditionally, and was marked by a willingness to sacrifice of himself to do anything for them, anywhere, anytime. Along with his parents, he is preceded in death by siblings, Lawrence Hudson, Kathleen Roberts, Mary Frances Durham, John “Buck” Hudson, Emory Hudson, and Fred Hudson. He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Mary Frances Shelton Hudson; son, Rick Hudson (Peggy); granddaughters, Candice and Caroline Hudson; brothers, Phillip Hudson (Margie), Jerry Hudson (Carolyn) and Herbert Hudson as well as a large extended family.

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Guestbook

Rick, I was sorry to hear about your Dad. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

Sandra Knight Wilson May 16 2019 8:22 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Claude Hudson

Star May 15 2019 7:45 AM

I'm thankful to have had the opportunity to share some time with Mr. Claude. Monday thru Friday, 7-10pm became the highlight of my day, to see his beautiful smile and laughter brighten my day. You will always have a special place in my heart, my friend. May you peacefully rest in heaven. Love you. Renee

Renee Tait May 15 2019 12:40 AM

I am thankful to have known Claude and to work for him at Macfield in the Supply Room great boss treated me like a son. He was a kind and gentle man,always had a smile for everyone.Thank you Mary Frances for all the birthday cakes he had you to bake for us that work for him, Our prayers are with you and Rick! Harvey Anders

Harvey G. Anders May 14 2019 5:53 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Claude Hudson

Randy Pearman May 14 2019 3:20 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Claude Hudson

Kevin Bowers May 14 2019 1:46 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Claude Hudson

Linda Andrews May 14 2019 1:33 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Claude Hudson

Peyton & Dawne Balsley May 14 2019 12:06 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Claude Hudson

Elizabeth Hanks May 14 2019 9:38 AM

Claude was an awesome man, I knew him mostly in the early 70's when i worked at First Citizens Bank in Reidsville.He was a man of God and told everyone of his faith, I am sure he will be missed by this entire family.

joyce hale May 14 2019 9:19 AM

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