DANVILLE: Curtis E. "Gene" Hudson, 51, passed away Wednesday, March 21, 2012 at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center. He was born February 20, 1961 in Versailles, Kentucky to Jeanette Willoughby Hudson and the late Carl Edward Hudson and was the husband of 20 years to Brenda Clarkson Hudson.
Mr. Hudson was a truck driver, loved cats and caring for stray animals, was an avid UK basketball fan, enjoyed watching and feeding birds, old country music, especially George Jones, and loved talking on the telephone to his friends and family.
In addition to his wife and mother, Gene is survived by a son, Carl and his wife, Maren Hudson of Berea, two brothers, Donald (Phyllis) Hudson of Midway, Ronald (Debbie) Hudson of Nicholasville, three sisters, Margaret (Alfred) Dunn of Lawrenceburg, Janice (Dennis) Hagan of Lexington, Lisa (Dwayne) Thompson of Winchester, and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral service will be 11:00AM Monday, March 26, 2012 at Preston-Pruitt Funeral Home with Chaplain Dale Denton officiating. Burial will follow in Danville Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be from 2 - 5PM Sunday afternoon at the funeral home.
Pallbearers will be Carl, Donald, Ronald, Derrick, Brandon Hudson, Dennis Hagan, Alfred Dunn, and Dwayne Thompson.
Honorary Bearer will be Randy Richardson.
Sunday, March 25th, 2012 2:00pm - 5:00pm, Preston-Pruitt Funeral Home
Monday, March 26th, 2012 11:00am, Preston-Pruitt Funeral Home
Danville Memorial Gardens