Bessie Hubbard Hudson (PINEVILLE, N.C.)

PINEVILLE, N.C. - Entered into rest on May 6, 2011, in Pineville, NC, Mrs. Bessie Hubbard Hudson, 82, wife of Joseph Monroe Hudson. Mrs. Hudson, a native of Granite Falls, North Carolina, had lived in the Augusta, GA, area since 1957. She retired in 1988 after 21 years with Sears. A member of First Baptist Church, North Augusta for over 50 years, Bessie taught and participated in Sunday School. She shared her Christian faith and values through her lifetime devoted to her children, family, and friends. In 2009, Bessie and Joe retired to Pineville, NC. Survivors include her children, Joseph S. (Steve) Hudson (wife, Marie; sons, Benjamin and Connor), Union, SC; Jane H. Boston (husband, Brian; son, Scott), Tega Cay, SC; Jeffrey C. Hudson (wife, Robbie), Knoxville, TN; and Jerry Hudson, Nashville, TN, and sister, Mary Haas, Hudson, NC. Bessie was preceded in death by her husband, Joe; her parents, William and Sally Gertrude Hubbard; and brothers, Will, Clyde, Charles, and Dee Hubbard, all of Granite Falls, North Carolina. Interment will be private. Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church, North Augusta, Motivations Ministries, , or Meals on Wheels of Union, SC. Please sign the guestbook at . Sign the guestbook at

The Augusta Chronicle-May 8, 2011