Mrs. Lela A. Hudson, 85, of Sardis, MS, passed away on Wednesday, April 18, 2018, at her home.
Mrs. Hudson was born on September 8, 1932 in Sardis, MS. She was a registered nurse who served as Director of Nursing for Crittenden Memorial Hospital in West Memphis, AR prior to her retirement. She was a faithful member of Sardis United Methodist Church and a true lady who devoted her life to her family and spent her time helping others.
Mrs. Hudson leaves behind her loving family which includes her daughter, Amy Joley (Aaron) of Gallatin, TN; her son, Wade Hudson (Jan) of Sardis, MS; and two grandchildren, Wes Hudson (Alicia) and Whit Hudson, both of Sardis, MS. She was preceded in death by her husband of 44 years, Floyd Laverne Hudson and her parents.
Funeral services will be held on Friday, April 20, 2018, at 4pm in Sardis United Methodist Church with Rev. Charlie Simmons and Bro. Hal Johnson officiating. Interment will follow in Wesley Chapel Cemetery. Visitation will be held in the church on Friday from 3pm until service time at 4pm.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Sardis United Methodist Church, Wesley Chapel Cemetery Fund, or to the Methodist Children's Home.
Ray-Nowell Funeral Home - Sardis Chapel is in charge of arrangements.