PLAIN DEALING - Funeral services for Mr. Elton Paige "Stix" Hudson , age 93, will be held at 11:00 am, Monday, December 17, 2012, at the Plain Dealing Baptist Church, Plain Dealing, LA, with Bro. James Hill officiating. Interment will follow in Plain Dealing Cemetery under the direction of Bailey Funeral Home, Plain Dealing.
Visitation will be held Sunday, December 16, 2012 from 5:00 pm until 7:00 pm at the funeral home.
Mr. Hudson was born on June 8, 1919 to Daniel W. and Mary Greene Hudson in Plain Dealing , LA and passed away on Friday, December 14, 2012 in Bossier City. He was a lifelong resident of this area, member of the Plain Dealing Baptist Church, and a U. S. Army Veteran having served in the South Pacific during WWII. Mr. Hudson was the owner/operator of Hudson Station and Grocery for many years. He loved gardening and working in the yard.
Mr. Hudson is survived by his wife of 63 years, Loraine Carter Hudson; daughters, Pamela Hudson Barbour and husband Greg of Dallas, TX, Janin Hudson Pou and husband David of Shreveport, Patricia Hudson Tschirhart and husband Jeff of Wylie, TX; son, Paul Hudson and wife Lizette of Richardson, TX; five grandchildren, Kristin and Clay Ostrom, Carter and Mary Clair Hudson, and Audrey Jones; four great-grandchildren; sister, Mary Ann Phillips of Hooks, TX; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Mr. Hudson was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Juanita Rodgers; brothers, Daniel W. "Butch" Hudson, Bob "Blue" Hudson, and Glenn "Little Boy" Hudson.
Pallbearers will be Billy Hudson, Barrett Hudson, James R. Rodgers, Jeff Clark, Kevin White, Eddie Dunn, Jeff Hudson, and Mark Hudson.
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