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2013-01-03 / Obituaries


Hellon Shiver Hudson, 91 of Hawthorne, died Friday, Dec. 28, 2012 at Washington County Nursing Home. She was born Nov. 20, 1921. A Registered Nurse and a homemaker, she was a member of Washington Baptist Church.

She is survived by her son, John S. Hudson (Rhonda) of Millry; three daughters, Suzanne Boutwell (Carey) of Pine Hill, Kay Rogers (Pat) of Lake Charles, La. and Becky DiFilippo (Rick) of Ozark; two brothers, John J. Shiver, Jr. and Larry Shiver, both of Atmore; six grandchildren, Hugh Luker, Jennifer B. Champion, Brent Boutwell, Meredith B. Yarbrough, Jason DiFilippo and John Tyler Hudson and nine greatgrandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, A.W. “Bud” Hudson, Jr.

Funeral services were Monday, Dec. 31 at Lathan Funeral Home in Jackson with Rev. Phillip Howard officiating. Interment followed at the Old Washington Cemetery in Hawthorne with Lathan Funeral Home directing.

In lieu of flowers, family prefers donations to be made to the Washington Baptist Church Cemetery Fund.

Pallbearers were: Rusty Pace, David McKee, Roy Schell, Hugh Luker, Eddie Patrick and David McDaris.

An online guestbook may be signed at www.lathanfuneralhomes.com.

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