Funeral services for Mrs. Ruth (Lee) Hudson age 75, of Winnfield, La., will be held 11:00 a.m. Sunday, December 9, 2007 at Old Union Baptist Church in Joyce with Reverend Rayford Higgs officiating. Burial will follow in the James Cemetery near Sikes under the direction of Southern Funeral Home of Winnfield. Mrs. Hudson passed away Friday, December 7, 2007 at her residence.
Mrs. Hudson is the daughter of the late Henry Lee and the late Corine (White) Lee. She was also preceded in death by her husband Louis Hudson and by her grandson Travis Mercer. Mrs. Hudson was a member of the Old Union Baptist Church. She enjoyed painting and was an avid gardner.
Mrs. Hudson is survived by three sons: Lester Hudson and his wife Jimmie Faye, Michael Hudson and his wife Teresa, and Mark Hudson, all of Winnfield; one daughter: Kathy (Hudson) Dauzat and her husband Gerald of Joyce; one brother: Robert E. Lee of Franklin, N.C.; two sisters: Christine Whitney and her husband Bruce of Woodville, FLa., and Frankie McLaughlin and her husband Jim of Tallahassee, Fla.,. She is also survived by eight grandchildren and seventeen great grandchildren.
Friends may visit with the family at Old Union Baptist Church on Saturday, December 8, 2007 from 4:00 p.m. until time of services on Sunday.
Pallbearers will be: Joey Fredericks, Mike Hudson, Danny Hudson, Shane Howard, Shannon Blake, Kendall Wooten, Ryan Spanier, and Jim Hudson. Honorary Pallbearers will be: Bruce Whitney and Gerald Douzat.
Messages of condolence may be sent to the Hudson family online by visting www.southernfuneralhome.com.