Marie Hudson

May 8, 1917 ~ March 8, 2020 (age 102)


Marie Hudson of Waldron, Arkansas went to be with her Lord and Savior, Sunday, March 8, 2020 in Waldron, Arkansas surrounded by her loving family. Marie was born May 8, 1917 to Walter Wigley and Etta (Kitchens) Wigley in Waltreak, Arkansas. She was 102 years old. Marie was a member of Primitive Baptist Church in Waldron, Arkansas.

Marie was married to the love of her life, Theodore (Ted) Hudson for many wonderful years before he went on to Heaven to wait for her. Together they raised their children and played a vital role in the lives of their grandchildren and beyond. Marie absolutely enjoyed going to church, going to yard sales and listening to music. But Marie loved spending time with her large extended family, making memories and passing on her legacy. Everyone has a treasured memory of Grandma Marie.

Marie leaves behind to cherish her memory, two sons: Curtis Hudson of Waldron, Arkansas and Bill Hudson of Waynesville, North Carolina. Grandma will forever remain in the hearts of her grandchildren: Angie Rhyne of Colorado, Pam Houston and husband Danny of Waldron, Arkansas, Mary Munsey of Virginia, Tammy Dedmon and husband Todd of Waldron, Arkansas, Tim Hudson of Waldron, Arkansas, Randy Hudson of Alabama and Sam Hudson and wife Chastity of Waldron, Arkansas as well as numerous great grandchildren and great great grandchildren. Marie will be missed all that knew her the many whose lives she impacted including a special great niece Janet Owens of Waldron, Arkansas, a large extended family, and a host of friends and loved one's dear to her heart.

Marie was preceded in death by her husband, Ted Hudson, her parents, Walter and Etta Wigley, one son Bobby Hudson, one infant daughter, one grandson, Jeff Hudson, one sister, Myrtle and four brothers: Herbert, Arlie, Raymond and Lavoy.

Marie's life celebration will be at 10:00 a.m., Thursday, March 12, 2020 at the Heritage Memorial Funeral Home Chapel in Waldron, Arkansas with Bro. Dennis Horn officiating. Interment will follow in the Earl Ladd Memorial Cemetery in Danville, Arkansas.Arrangements are being entrusted to the Heritage Memorial Funeral Home in Waldron, Arkansas.

Marie's pallbearers will be Rick Hudson, Gayla Hudson, Ron Hudson, Danny Houston, Todd Dedmon and Don Horn.

Marie's visitation will be Wednesday, March 11, 2020 from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. at the Heritage Memorial Funeral Home in Waldron, Arkansas.

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Public Visitation
March 11, 2020

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
1879 West 6th Street, Post Office Box 358
Waldron, AR 72958

Celebration of Life
March 12, 2020

10:00 AM
1879 West 6th Street, Post Office Box 358
Waldron, AR 72958

Graveside Service
March 12, 2020

12:00 PM
Earl Ladd Cemetery

Danville, AR

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