Donald W. Hudson, 86, left his earthly family and went to be with his Eternal Father on Monday, September 30, 2019. Services will be 10:00 am, Thursday, October 3, 2019 at OakCrest Funeral Home. Burial will be at Oakwood Cemetery. Visitation will be 5:00 to 7:00 pm. Wednesday, October 2.
Don was born in Axtell, Texas on August 30, 1933. He married Thelma Cooper on August 28, 1954. He served his country in the U. S. Army, was a former banker and business owner and served as an ordained deacon in churches where he lived.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Jack and Lois Hudson, and his brother, Olin Hudson.
Survivors include his wife, Thelma Cooper Hudson; daughters, Donna Johnson of Hallsville and Pam Edens of Waco; 4 grandchildren; 9 great grandchildren; and many extended family members and special friends.
Pallbearers—Ken Edens, Michael Hayes, J Hudson,
Cody Johnson, Dale Long and Keith Long
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Center or a charity of your choice.